rushing

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

rushing

  1. Present participle of rush.

Noun[edit]

rushing (plural rushings)

  1. A rapid surging motion.
    • 1841, Alexander Tweedie, William Wood Gerhard, A system of practical medicine
      [] the impediment to the entrance of air into the corresponding portions of the lung is sufficient to produce a succession of interrupted rushings of that fluid during the efforts of respiration []