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rushed

adjective

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rushed

verb
past tense of rush

Synonyms & Antonyms of rushed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to move or proceed fast or faster
  • I wouldn't make so many mistakes if you'd stop rushing me

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2 to flow out in great quantities or with force
  • in the spring the stream's rushing waters make crossing treacherous

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“Rushed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rushed. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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