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rushes

verb
present tense third-person singular of rush

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(Entry 1 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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rushes

noun
plural of rush

Synonyms & Antonyms of rushes (Entry 2 of 2)

2 a pleasurably intense stimulation of the feelings
  • riding my motorcycle over these winding roads is always an adrenaline-pumping rush

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“Rushes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rushes. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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