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Wordnet 3.0


1. done under pressure;
- Example: "a rush job"
[syn: rush(a), rushed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rush \Rush\ (r[u^]sh), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rushed (r[u^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. Rushing.] [OE. ruschen; cf. AS. hryscan to make a noise, D. ruischen to rustle, G. rauschen, MHG. r[=u]schen to rush, to rustle, LG. rusken, OSw. ruska, Icel. & Sw. ruska to shake, Dan. ruske to shake, and E. rouse.] 1. To move forward with impetuosity, violence, and tumultuous rapidity or haste; as, armies rush to battle; waters rush down a precipice. [1913 Webster] Like to an entered tide, they all rush by. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To enter into something with undue haste and eagerness, or without due deliberation and preparation; as, to rush business or speculation. [1913 Webster] They . . . never think it to be a part of religion to rush into the office of princes and ministers. --Sprat. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rushed \Rushed\, a. Abounding or covered with rushes. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

rushed adj 1: done under pressure; "a rush job" [syn: rush(a), rushed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

38 Moby Thesaurus words for "rushed": a bit previous, advanced, at the double, crowded, double-quick, double-time, far ahead, forward, half-baked, half-cocked, hard-pressed, hard-pushed, hard-run, hasty, hurried, ill-considered, impulsive, not firm, on the double, overhasty, oversoon, precipitate, precocious, premature, pressed, pressed for time, previous, pushed, too early, too soon, uncrystallized, unjelled, unmatured, unmeditated, unpremeditated, unprepared, unripe, untimely