Examples of rush hour in a Sentence
We got caught in the morning rush hour.
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Crowded subways Things can get pretty icky on the train during rush hour — especially if riders are sweaty or sneezing and coughing all over.
Interstate 66 inside the Capital Beltway now has HOT lanes during rush hour, eastbound in the morning and westbound in the evening.
The researchers noticed that siloxane levels were highest during the morning rush hour, most likely because that’s when people first left their homes after applying personal-care products in the morning.
Destiny Rodgers/Submitted, Milwaukee A brush fire, which slowed westbound traffic on I-94 May 1, during Tuesday afternoon rush hour, blackened more than two acres before Brookfield firefighters extinguished it.
During the morning rush hour on April 3, cars were stopped there for at least three and a half hours, from about 6 to 9:30 a.m., as CSX crews struggled to replace a section of railroad that had been washed out from the heavy rains.
Flakes are expected to start dropping around 3 a.m. The snowfall will be the most intense in the morning and early afternoon — a period that includes the morning rush hour, when roads are packed with drivers.
Some cuts will affect rush hour, off times or both.
Having construction crews blocking lanes and tearing up the street in the middle of rush hour makes no sense.
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RUSH HOUR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rush hour for English Language Learners
: a time during the day early in the morning or late in the afternoon when many people are traveling on roads to get to work or to get home from work
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