What does rushing mean?

Definitions for rushing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rushing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rush, rushing(noun)

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

    "the linebackers were ready to stop a rush"

  2. haste, hurry, rush, rushing(noun)

    the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

    "in his haste to leave he forgot his book"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rushing

    of Rush

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rushing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rushing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Demosthenes:

    Great and unexpected successes are often the cause of foolish rushing into acts of extravagance.

  2. Hubert Humphrey:

    There are those who say to you -- we are rushing this issue of civil rights. I say we are 172 years late.

  3. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.

  4. The Dhammapada:

    It is good to tame the mind, which is difficult to hold in, and flighty, rushing wheresoever it listeth: a tamed mind brings blessings.

  5. Zulfiqar Ahmad:

    There was panic in the classroom and some students rushed out to see what was going on, but they soon came rushing back in, one of them closed the door and put on the latch.

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