bum's rush

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bum's rush

Forcible ejection from a place.
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bum's rush

1. forcible ejection, as from a gathering
2. rapid dismissal, as of an idea
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bum's′ rush′

forcible ejection or dismissal.
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bum’s rush

n (inf) to give somebody the bum’s rushjdn abblitzen lassen (inf); to get or be given the bum’s rushabblitzen (inf)
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