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Another word for rush

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Verb
  1. To move swiftly

      1. To check or cut off the growth or development of:
      2. To take a sip or sips of alcoholic liquor:
      3. To move quickly; dart.
      1. (Slang) To proceed at great speed
      2. To move ahead at full speed.
      1. To put or pack in a barrel or barrels
      2. (Informal) To go at high speed
      3. To move or progress rapidly:
      1. To cut or tear apart roughly or vigorously
      2. To cut, tear, etc. (stitches) so as to open (a seam, hem, etc.)
      3. (Informal) To move with speed or violence
      1. (Informal) In great haste
      2. (Informal) To hurry; hasten
      3. To go in haste. Often used with it :
      1. (Computers) To cause text or other graphics in a window or frame to appear larger on the screen.
      2. To move while making such a sound:
      3. To simulate movement rapidly away from or toward a subject using a zoom lens or other optical device.
      1. (Informal) To move or propel something with speed and force
      2. To move or act with a speed that suggests such a sound:
      3. To cause to move with speed and force:
      1. To carry or transport by flying:
      2. To throw or propel (a ball, for example) through the air.
      3. To say or do (something) without preparation or forethought; improvise:
      1. To throw or spin rapidly:
      2. To move or do something quickly:
      3. To move swiftly with or as with a buzzing or hissing sound
      1. To whip (egg whites, cream, etc.)
      2. To move quickly, nimbly, or briskly
      3. To move, remove, carry, brush (away, off, out, etc.) forcefully and speedily, as with a quick, sweeping motion
      1. To move, go, drive, etc. swiftly
      2. To move rapidly in a circular manner or as in an orbit; circle swiftly
      3. To move, carry, drive, etc. with a rotating motion
      1. To cause to move at a trot.
      2. To cause to go at a trot
      3. To move quickly; hurry; run
      1. To pull apart or separate into pieces by force; rip or rend (cloth, paper, etc.)
      2. To become torn:
      3. To move violently or with speed; dash
      1. To run or race at full speed, esp. for a short distance
      2. To move rapidly or at top speed for a brief period, as in running or swimming.
      1. To increase the speed or rate of; accelerate. Often used with up:
      2. To drive at a speed exceeding a legal limit:
      3. To cause to move or proceed quickly; hasten:
      1. (--- Slang) To give, send, or hand quickly:
      2. (--- Informal) To use up or waste (time, money, etc.)
      3. (Games, Sports) To hit, kick, throw, drive, or propel (a ball, marble, etc.) toward the objective
      1. To clean things by vigorous rubbing and polishing
      2. To move swiftly; scurry.
      3. To remove as if by cleaning; sweep away; get rid of
      1. To ride on a scooter.
      2. To move or slide (something) quickly
      3. To walk fast; to go quickly; to run away hastily.
      1. (Informal) To move or proceed quickly
      2. To throw or otherwise propel (something) in a way that causes it to glide, float, or move steadily through the air
      3. (Nautical) To move across the surface of water, especially by means of a sailing vessel.
      1. To cause to function; operate:
      2. To sew with a continuous line of stitches:
      3. (Nautical) To sail or steer before the wind or on an indicated course:
      1. To move swiftly and powerfully, as a rocket
      2. To carry by means of a rocket.
      3. To soar or rise rapidly:
      1. To move rapidly or at top speed:
      2. To cause (an engine with the gears disengaged, for example) to run swiftly or too swiftly.
      3. To enter or run (a horse, etc.) in a race
      1. To strike or assail repeatedly with thrown objects:
      2. To throw things at; strike with or as with missiles
      3. To move at a vigorous gait:
      1. To misrepresent one's skill in (a game or activity) in order to deceive someone, especially in gambling:
      2. (Slang) To get, sell, victimize, etc. by aggressive, often dishonest means
      3. To move or act energetically and rapidly:
      1. To speed the progress or completion of; expedite:
      2. To move or act with haste; move faster than is comfortable or natural
      3. To cause to move or act more rapidly or too rapidly; drive, move, send, force, or carry with haste
      1. To cause to move or act swiftly:
      2. To move in a quick fashion.
      3. To cause to be or come faster; speed up; accelerate
      1. (Rare) hasten
      2. To hasten or cause to hasten.
      1. (Baseball) To hit a fly ball.
      2. To move through the air by using wings, as a bird does
      3. To run away from; flee from; avoid
      1. (Brit., Informal) To leave quickly, as to escape creditors
      2. (Scot., North Eng.) To move to other quarters, esp. by stealth
      3. To move quickly from one condition or location to another.
      1. (Naut.) To change the position of (a rope, pulley block, etc.)
      2. To move swiftly; flit; fly
      3. To cause (time) to pass quickly.
      1. To appear or occur suddenly:
      2. (Slang) To think of or remember something suddenly:
      3. To move or proceed rapidly:
      1. To hasten.
      2. To hurry; speed
      1. To throw so as to break; smash
      2. To move swiftly or impetuously; rush
      3. To write hastily. Often used with off :
      1. To move suddenly and fast
      2. To shoot (an animal, for example) with a dart, especially to inject a drug.
      3. To move suddenly and rapidly:
      1. To hurry busily or with much fuss and bother
      2. To move or cause to move energetically and busily.
      3. To move busily and energetically with fussiness (often followed by about).
      1. (Brit.) To ride (a horse) at a fast pace
      2. To hold, carry, or put in a bucket:
      3. To move or drive rapidly or recklessly
      1. (Archaic) To shoot (an arrow, etc.)
      2. To arrange or roll (lengths of cloth, for example) on or in a bolt.
      3. To start suddenly and run away:
  2. To come forth or emit in abundance

      1. In a pleasing or desirable manner; satisfactorily
      2. With good reason; in justice; properly
      3. To flow or spring from or as from a well; gush (up, forth, down, out, etc.)
      1. (Nautical) To slip around a windlass. Used of a rope.
      2. To move like advancing waves:
      3. To improve one's performance suddenly, especially in bettering one's standing in a competition.
      1. To give forth a continuous stream of light rays or beams; shine.
      2. To emit, discharge, or exude (a body fluid, for example).
      3. (Computers) To transmit (audio or video content), especially over the Internet, in small, sequential packets that permit the content to be played continuously as it is being received and without saving it to a hard disk.
      1. (Nautical) To cause to move on a course:
      2. To migrate, especially to move in a shoal in order to spawn. Used of fish.
      3. To cause to function; operate:
      1. To serve as a hostess at a reception or the like by pouring the tea, coffee, etc. for the guests
      2. To serve a beverage, such as tea or coffee, to a gathering:
      3. To cause to flow in a continuous stream
      1. To express oneself with exaggerated enthusiasm or feeling; talk or write effusively
      2. To flow forth suddenly in great volume:
      3. To cause to flow out suddenly and plentifully
      1. (Geol.) To change in shape under pressure without breaking or splitting, as ice in a glacier or rocks deep in the earth
      2. To undergo plastic deformation without cracking or breaking. Used of rocks, metals, or minerals.
      3. To move or run smoothly with unbroken continuity, as in the manner characteristic of a fluid.
    See also:

    move

Noun
  1. Careless headlong action

    See also:

    careful

  2. A swift advance or attack

    See also:

    approach

  3. Something suggestive of running water

      1. The alternate rise and fall of the surface of oceans, seas, and the bays, rivers, etc. connected with them, caused by the attraction of the moon and sun: it may occur twice in each period of 24 hours and 50 minutes, which is the time of one rotation of the earth with respect to the moon
      2. Flood tide.
      3. The periodic variation in the surface level of the oceans and of bays, gulfs, inlets, and estuaries, caused by gravitational attraction of the moon and sun.
      1. A powerful wave or swell of water.
      2. A movement of or like that of a mass of water; violent rolling, sweeping, or swelling motion
      3. A sudden, sharp increase of electric current or voltage in a circuit
      1. A steady current in such a flow of water.
      2. (Computers) A steady flow of data.
      3. A steady current of a fluid.
      1. A sudden rush or increase.
      2. A sudden heavy fall of rain.
      3. (Chiefly Brit.) A flash flood
      1. (Physics) The rate of flow of energy, fluids, etc. across a surface
      2. The rate of flow of water, as the tide or current, through a defined area
      3. An additive that improves the flow of plastics during fabrication.
      1. A continuous movement or circulation:
      2. A residual mass that has stopped flowing:
      3. A stream or current.
      1. An overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry.
      2. A large body of water, as a sea or broad river
      3. A flood tide.
      1. Something moving along in a current of air or water:
      2. The rate of flow of a water current.
      3. A slow ocean current
      1. (Electricity) A flow of electric charge.
      2. A flow of water or air, esp. when strong or swift, in a definite direction; specif., such a flow within a larger body of water or mass of air
      3. A steady, smooth onward flow or movement:
    See also:

    move

Adjective
  1. Designed to meet emergency needs as quickly as possible

    See also:

    fast

Another word for rush

Noun
      1. Expense; cost:
      2. The command to attack:
      3. A claim of wrongdoing; an accusation:
      1. (Sports) A footrace, usually less than a quarter-mile long, run at top speed from the outset.
      2. A gift or tip offered to get better service
      3. A swift, violent blow or stroke:
      1. The act of hurrying; quickness of motion; rapidity
      2. Rapidity of action or motion:
      3. Rash or headlong action; precipitateness:
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