Textual thesaurus for "rush"

(adj) rushed

done under pressure

a rush job

(adj) first-come-first-serve

not accepting reservations

(noun) rushing, hurry, haste

the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

in his haste to leave he forgot his book

(noun) rushing

(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running into the line

the linebackers were ready to stop a rush

(noun) surge, upsurge, spate

a sudden forceful flow

(noun) flush, kick, boot, charge, bang, thrill

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) Rush, Benjamin Rush

physician and American Revolutionary leader; signer of the Declaration of Independence (1745-1813)

(verb) hurry

urge to an unnatural speed

Don't rush me, please!

(verb) look sharp, hurry, hasten, festinate

act or move at high speed

We have to rush!; hurry--it's late!

(verb) stimulate, induce, hasten

cause to occur rapidly

the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions

(verb) hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush along

move fast

He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

(verb) race

cause to move fast or to rush or race

The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze