Gush meaning

gŭsh
To flow forth suddenly in great volume.

Water gushing from a hydrant.

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A sudden copious outflow.

A gush of tears.

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The definition of a gush is a sudden overflow, whether emotional or physical.

An example of a gush is an outburst of water from a pipe.

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Gush is defined as to suddenly and plentifully flow, or to express a lot of feeling.

An example of gush is for blood to pour out of a wound.

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To emit a sudden and abundant flow, as of tears.
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To make an excessive display of sentiment or enthusiasm.

Gushed over the baby.

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Excessively demonstrative language or behavior.
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To flow out suddenly and plentifully; pour out; spout.
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To have a sudden, plentiful flow of blood, tears, etc.
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To express oneself with exaggerated enthusiasm or feeling; talk or write effusively.
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To cause to flow out suddenly and plentifully.
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A sudden, plentiful outflow.
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Gushing talk or writing.
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To emit abundantly; pour forth.
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Origin of gush

  • Middle English gushen perhaps of Scandinavian origin gheu- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English, possibly from Old Norse geysa (“to gush”); cognate with German "gießen" ("to pour") 81.151.115.134 16:13, 16 July 2013 (UTC)

    From Wiktionary