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gushing

adjective

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2 pouring forth in great amounts
  • the gushing water from the opened fire hydrant reduced water pressure to a dangerous level

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gushing

verb
present participle of gush

Synonyms & Antonyms of gushing (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to flow out in great quantities or with force
  • the dam cracked and water gushed from the break

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2 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm
  • he gushed about his favorite basketball player, calling him "the best there ever was"

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“Gushing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gushing. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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