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gush

 (gŭsh)
v. gushed, gush·ing, gush·es
v.intr.
1. To flow forth suddenly in great volume: water gushing from a hydrant.
2. To emit a sudden and abundant flow, as of tears.
3. To make an excessive display of sentiment or enthusiasm: gushed over the baby.
v.tr.
To emit abundantly; pour forth.
n.
1. A sudden copious outflow: a gush of tears.
2. Excessively demonstrative language or behavior.

[Middle English gushen, perhaps of Scandinavian origin; see gheu- in Indo-European roots.]

gush

(ɡʌʃ)
vb
1. to pour out or cause to pour out suddenly and profusely, usually with a rushing sound
2. to act or utter in an overeffusive, affected, or sentimental manner
n
3. a sudden copious flow or emission, esp of liquid
4. something that flows out or is emitted
5. an extravagant and insincere expression of admiration, sentiment, etc
[C14: probably of imitative origin; compare Old Norse gjósa, Icelandic gusa]
ˈgushing adj
ˈgushingly adv

gush

(gʌʃ)

v.i.
1. to flow out or issue suddenly, copiously, or forcibly, as a fluid from confinement; pour.
2. to express oneself extravagantly or emotionally; talk effusively.
3. to have a sudden copious flow, as of blood or tears.
v.t.
4. to emit suddenly, forcibly, or copiously; spurt.
n.
5. a sudden copious outflow of a fluid.
6. the fluid emitted.
7. effusive and often insincere sentiment or enthusiasm.
[1350–1400; Middle English gushen]
gush′ing•ly, adv.

Gush

 a sudden outflowing. See also abundance, outburst.

gush


Past participle: gushed
Gerund: gushing

Imperative
gush
gush
Present
I gush
you gush
he/she/it gushes
we gush
you gush
they gush
Preterite
I gushed
you gushed
he/she/it gushed
we gushed
you gushed
they gushed
Present Continuous
I am gushing
you are gushing
he/she/it is gushing
we are gushing
you are gushing
they are gushing
Present Perfect
I have gushed
you have gushed
he/she/it has gushed
we have gushed
you have gushed
they have gushed
Past Continuous
I was gushing
you were gushing
he/she/it was gushing
we were gushing
you were gushing
they were gushing
Past Perfect
I had gushed
you had gushed
he/she/it had gushed
we had gushed
you had gushed
they had gushed
Future
I will gush
you will gush
he/she/it will gush
we will gush
you will gush
they will gush
Future Perfect
I will have gushed
you will have gushed
he/she/it will have gushed
we will have gushed
you will have gushed
they will have gushed
Future Continuous
I will be gushing
you will be gushing
he/she/it will be gushing
we will be gushing
you will be gushing
they will be gushing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gushing
you have been gushing
he/she/it has been gushing
we have been gushing
you have been gushing
they have been gushing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gushing
you will have been gushing
he/she/it will have been gushing
we will have been gushing
you will have been gushing
they will have been gushing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gushing
you had been gushing
he/she/it had been gushing
we had been gushing
you had been gushing
they had been gushing
Conditional
I would gush
you would gush
he/she/it would gush
we would gush
you would gush
they would gush
Past Conditional
I would have gushed
you would have gushed
he/she/it would have gushed
we would have gushed
you would have gushed
they would have gushed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gush - a sudden rapid flow (as of water)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"
flow, flowing - the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
springtide - a swelling rush of anything; "he rose on the springtide of prosperity"
2.gush - an unrestrained expression of emotion
expression, reflexion, reflection, manifestation - expression without words; "tears are an expression of grief"; "the pulse is a reflection of the heart's condition"
acting out - a (usually irritating) impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult
cry - a fit of weeping; "had a good cry"
explosion - a sudden outburst; "an explosion of laughter"; "an explosion of rage"
flare - a sudden outburst of emotion; "she felt a flare of delight"; "she could not control her flare of rage"
Verb1.gush - gush forth in a sudden stream or jet; "water gushed forth"
pump - flow intermittently
blow - spout moist air from the blowhole; "The whales blew"
whoosh - gush or squirt out; "Oil whooshed up when the drill hit the well"
pour - flow in a spurt; "Water poured all over the floor"
2.gush - praise enthusiastically; "She raved about that new restaurant"
praise - express approval of; "The parents praised their children for their academic performance"
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"
course, flow, run, feed - move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"

gush

verb
1. flow, run, rush, flood, pour, jet, burst, stream, cascade, issue, spurt, spout Piping hot water gushed out of the tap.
2. enthuse, rave, spout, overstate, rhapsodize, effuse 'Oh, you were just brilliant,' she gushed.
noun
1. stream, flow, rush, flood, jet, burst, issue, outburst, cascade, torrent, spurt, spout, outflow I heard a gush of water. stream

gush

verb
1. To come forth or emit in abundance:
2. To make an emotional display:
noun
A sudden or rapid flowing outward:
Translations
تَدَفُّق، إنبجاس الماءيَتَدَفَّق، يَنْفَجِريَتكلَّم باندِفاع وحَماس
nadšeně hovořitprouditřinout serozplývat sevytrysknutí
strømstrømme
ömleng
fossa, spÿtastgusa, bunaÿkja
kalbėti su užsidegimulieti jausmuspaplūstipliūptelėjimaspliūptelėti
izplūstjūsmotpārspīlētšļāciensšļākties
rozplývať sa
brizgniti
aşırı biçimde göstermekcoşkunlukla konuşmakfışkırmafışkırmak

gush

[gʌʃ]
A. N
1. [of liquid] → chorro m; [of words] → torrente m; [of feeling] → efusión f
2. (= sentimentalism) → sentimentalismo m
B. VT [+ blood] → chorrear, derramar a borbotones; [+ water] → chorrear, derramar
C. VI
1. (also gush out) [water, blood] → chorrear (from de)
2. (= enthuse) → hablar con entusiasmo (about, over de)

gush

[ˈgʌʃ]
n [water] → jaillissement m
vi
[liquid] → jaillir
[person] → se répandre en effusions
to gush about sth → se répandre en effusions au sujet de qch
vts'extasier
gush out
vi [liquid] → sortir en bouillonnant
to gush out of sth → sortir de qch en bouillonnant

gush

n
(of liquid)Strahl m, → Schwall m; (of words)Schwall m; (of emotion, enthusiasm)Ausbruch m
(inf: = gushing talk) → Geschwärme nt (inf)
vi
(also gush out, water) → herausschießen, heraussprudeln; (smoke, blood, tears)hervorquellen; (flames)herausschlagen
(inf: = talk) → schwärmen (inf)(about, over von); (insincerely) → sich ergehen (→ about, over über +acc)
vt (liter, volcano) → ausstoßen; the wound gushed bloodaus der Wunde schoss or quoll Blut; what a delightful hat, she gushedwelch entzückender Hut, sagte sie überschwänglich

gush

[gʌʃ]
1. n (of liquid) → getto, fiotto; (of blood) → fiotto; (of feeling) → ondata
2. vi
a. (also gush out) (water, blood) to gush (from)sgorgare (da)
b. (pej) (enthuse) to gush (about or over)abbandonarsi ad effusioni

gush

(gaʃ) verb
1. (of liquids) to flow out suddenly and in large amounts. Blood gushed from his wound.
2. to exaggerate one's enthusiasm etc while talking. The lady kept gushing about her husband's success.
noun
a sudden flowing (of a liquid). a gush of water.
ˈgushing adjective
speaking or spoken in an exaggerated manner. gushing remarks; She's a bit too gushing for me.
ˈgushingly adverb

gush

vt. salir a borbotones, derramar, verter.
References in classic literature ?
A spring, which many long years before had induced the natives to select the place for their temporary fortification, was soon cleared of leaves, and a fountain of crystal gushed from the bed, diffusing its waters over the verdant hillock.
His mouth gushed delight and gratitude in a steady discharge -- delight in my good fortune, grati- tude to the king for this splendid mark of his favor for me.
He tore his way through his persecutors, flinging one of them clear over the parapet; he bowled a horse and his rider down, and plunged straight for the next, got home with his horns, wounding both horse and man; on again, here and there and this way and that; and one after another he tore the bowels out of two horses so that they gushed to the ground, and ripped a third one so badly that although they rushed him to cover and shoved his bowels back and stuffed the rents with tow and rode him against the bull again, he couldn't make the trip; he tried to gallop, under the spur, but soon reeled and tottered and fell, all in a heap.
Roxy reeled in her tracks, and the color vanished out of her face; the others dropped to their knees as if they had been shot; tears gushed from their eyes, their supplicating hands went up, and three answers came in the one instant.
She was so mad she couldn't get the words out fast enough, and she gushed them out in one everlasting freshet.
Their backs had been made familiar with the bloody lash, so that they had become callous; mine was yet tender; for while at Baltimore I got few whip- pings, and few slaves could boast of a kinder master and mistress than myself; and the thought of pass- ing out of their hands into those of Master Andrew-- a man who, but a few days before, to give me a sample of his bloody disposition, took my little brother by the throat, threw him on the ground, and with the heel of his boot stamped upon his head till the blood gushed from his nose and ears--was well calculated to make me anxious as to my fate.
I said this almost involuntarily, and, with as little sanction of free will, my tears gushed out.
She lifted a mouthful to her lips: then she set it down again: her cheeks flushed, and the tears gushed over them.
The rhapsody welled up within me, like blood from an inward wound, and gushed out.
Ralph de Vipont summed up the list of the stranger's triumphs, being hurled to the ground with such force, that the blood gushed from his nose and his mouth, and he was borne senseless from the lists.
It struck me as a very strange thing that a river of clear fresh water, which gushed out from the mountain not far from where we stood, instead of flowing into the sea as rivers generally do, turned off sharply, and flowed out of sight under a natural archway of rock, and when I went to examine it more closely I found that inside the cave the walls were thick with diamonds, and rubies, and masses of crystal, and the floor was strewn with ambergris.
I brought his head tumbling to the ground, and so much blood gushed forth from him that it ran in rivulets over the earth like water.