rush
noun.
the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner
in his haste to leave he forgot his book
Synonym: haste, hurry, rushing
noun.
a sudden forceful flow
Synonym: upsurge, surge, spate
noun.
grasslike plants growing in wet places and having cylindrical often hollow stems
noun.
physician and American Revolutionary leader; signer of the Declaration of Independence (1745-1813)
Synonym: benjamin rush
noun.
the swift release of a store of affective force
they got a great bang out of it|what a boot!|he got a quick rush from injecting heroin|he does it for kicks
noun.
a sudden burst of activity
come back after the rush
noun.
(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running into the line
the linebackers were ready to stop a rush
Synonym: rushing
verb.
move hurridly
He rushed down the hall to receive his guests|The cars raced down the street
verb.
attack suddenly
verb.
urge to an unnatural speed
Don't rush me, please!
Synonym: hurry
verb.
act or move at high speed
We have to rush!|hurry--it's late!
verb.
run with the ball, in football
verb.
cause to move fast or to rush or race
The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze
Synonym: race
verb.
cause to occur rapidly
the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions
adj.
not accepting reservations
adj.
done under pressure
a rush job
Synonym: rushed
Antonym: delay, linger