Pronunciation: gŭsh
v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Gushed (gŭsht); p. pr. & vb. n. Gushing.]
1.To issue with violence and rapidity, as a fluid; to rush forth as a fluid from confinement; to flow copiously.
He smote the rock that the waters gushed out.
- Ps ixxviii 20.
2.To make a sentimental or untimely exhibition of affection; to display enthusiasm in a silly, demonstrative manner.
v. t.1.A sudden and violent issue of a fluid from an inclosed plase; an emission of a liquid in a large quantity, and with force; the fluid thus emitted; a rapid outpouring of anything; as, a gush of song from a bird.
2.A sentimental exhibition of affection or enthusiasm, etc.; effusive display of sentiment.
Noun1.gush - a sudden rapid flow (as of water); "he heard the flush of a toilet"; "there was a little gush of blood"; "she attacked him with an outpouring of words"
Synonyms: outpouring, flush
2.gush - an unrestrained expression of emotion
Verb1.gush - gush forth in a sudden stream or jet; "water gushed forth"
Synonyms: spirt, spout, spurt
2.gush - praise enthusiastically; "She raved about that new restaurant"
Synonyms: rave
3.gush - issue in a jet; come out in a jet; stream or spring forth; "Water jetted forth"; "flames were jetting out of the building"
Synonyms: jet
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