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rush
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 11
1. A name given to many aquatic or marsh- growing endogenous plants with soft, slender stems, as the species of Juncus and Scirpus.
2. The merest trifle; a straw.
3. A moving forward with rapidity and force or eagerness; a violent motion or course; as, a rush of troops; a rush of winds; a rush of water.
6. A rusher; as, the center rush, whose place is in the center of the rush line; the end rush.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To move forward with impetuosity, violence, and tumultuous rapidity or haste; as, armies rush to battle; waters rush down a precipice.
2. To enter into something with undue haste and eagerness, or without due deliberation and preparation; as, to rush business or speculation.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
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