Definitions for rushing

This page provides all 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. Chris Bogdan:

    I'm not rushing into a bad deal.

  2. Greg Miller:

    I hear the rushing water, and all I see is a dirt wall in front of me.

  3. Demosthenes:

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

  4. Phil Neuenfeldt:

    Rushing this legislation through in an extraordinary session is a slap in the face to our democracy.

  5. Hubert Humphrey:

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

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