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gush

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gush

  1. 1 a flowing or going out the dam burst with a stupendous gush of water Synonyms of gush exodus, outflow, outpour, outpouringWords Related to gush drain, flow; ebb, reflow, reflux; rush, stampede; diaspora, emigration, flight; discharge, effluence, emanation, emissionNear Antonyms of gush deluge, flood, inundation, overflow, spate, torrent; river, stream, tideAntonyms of gush flux, inflow, influx, inrush

  2. 2 a sudden intense expression of strong feeling with his customary gush of tears, he once again begged his long-suffering wife to stay Synonyms of gush agony, blaze, burst, ebullition, eruption, explosion, fit, flare, flare-up, flash, flush, gale, outburst, gust, paroxysm, spasm, stormWords Related to gush blowup, grouch, rage, tantrum; ecstasy, rapture, transport; delirium, firestorm, frenzy, furor


gush

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gush

  1. 1 to flow out in great quantities or with force the dam cracked and water gushed from the break Synonyms of gush jet, pour, rush, spew, spout, spurt, squirt, swoosh Words Related to gush cascade, issue, roll, run, stream; plash, slosh, splash, wash; surge, swell; flush, sluice; deluge, drown, engulf, flood, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swamp; fountain Near Antonyms of gush spatter, sprinkle; bleed, exude, leak, ooze, percolate, seep, strain, weep Antonyms of gush dribble, drip, drop, trickle

  2. 2 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm he gushed about his favorite basketball player, calling him “the best there ever was” Synonyms of gush drool, effuse, enthuse, fuss, rave, rhapsodize, slobber Words Related to gush dote (on), fawn; emote



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