What does gushing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gushing, pouringadjective

    flowing profusely

    "a gushing hydrant"; "pouring flood waters"

  2. burbling, burbly, effusive, gushingadjective

    uttered with unrestrained enthusiasm

    "a novel told in burbly panting tones"

  3. effusive, gushing(a), gushyadjective

    extravagantly demonstrative

    "insincere and effusive demonstrations of sentimental friendship"; "a large gushing female"; "write unrestrained and gushy poetry"


  1. gushingadjective

    Flowing forth suddenly or violently.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gushing

    of Gush

  2. Gushingadjective

    rushing forth with violence, as a fluid; flowing copiously; as, gushing waters

  3. Gushingadjective

    emitting copiously, as tears or words; weakly and unreservedly demonstrative in matters of affection; sentimental

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gushing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gushing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of gushing in a Sentence

  1. Wallace Stevens:

    To be young is all there is in the world. They talk so beautifully about work and having a family and a home (and I do, too, sometimes) --but it's all worry and head-aches and respectable poverty and forced gushing. Telling people how nice it is, when, in reality, you would give all of your last thirty years for one of your first thirty. Old people are tremendous frauds.

  2. Resident Debra Diaz:

    If it weren't for her, we would have been stuck in there, water just coming toward us, gushing. I'm talking about water coming to my waist. It was high.

  3. Connor Warwick:

    I looked down and I saw I was gushing blood everywhere.

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    diverge from the expected
    • A. aberrate
    • B. monish
    • C. exacerbate
    • D. fluster

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