gush - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

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/ɡʌʃ/
present tense
I/you/we/theygush
he/she/itgushes
present participlegushing
past tensegushed
past participlegushed
  1. 1

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    if a liquid gushes, it flows quickly and in large quantities

    Oil began to gush out of the broken pipe.

  2. 2
    to express admiration or pleasure with so much enthusiasm that people think you are not sincere

    Popular magazines are always gushing about his looks.

    1. a.
      if words or emotions gush from you, you unexpectedly express them very strongly