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Suddenly the door burst open and Joe rushed in.
Ambulance crews rushed to the scene of the accident.
the sound of traffic rushing by
There’s no need to rush. We have plenty of time.
Don’t rush your decision.
Hayley rushed to answer the phone.
The gang rushed him and took his watch and wallet.
Two dogs rushed at Delia, growling and baring their teeth.
This is the American English definition of rush. View British English definition of rush.
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