HyperDic: rushing

English > 2 senses of the word rushing:
NOUNactrushing, rush(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running into the line
actrushing, haste, hurry, rushthe act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner
rushing > pronunciation
Soundsrah'shihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > rushing: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaning(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running into the line.
Synonymrush
CategoryAmerican football, American football gameA game / game played by two teams of 11 players on a rectangular field 100 yards long
Broaderrun, running, running play, running game(American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team
Verbsrushrun with the ball, in football
English > rushing: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner.
Synonymshaste, hurry, rush
Narrowerdash, boltThe act of moving with great haste
scamper, scramble, scurryrushing about hastily in an undignified way
Broadermotion, movement, moveThe act of changing location from one place to another
Spanishapresuración, apresuramiento, ímpetu, precipitación, prisa, tropel, urgencia
Catalanapressament, ímpetu, precipitació, pressa, urgència
Verbsrushact or move at high speed
rushmove fast

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