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English Dictionary: rushed by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
rushed
adj
  1. done under pressure; "a rush job" [syn: rush(a), rushed]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Rush \Rush\ (r[ucr]sh), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rushed}
      (r[ucr]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rushing}.] [OE. ruschen; cf.
      AS. hryscan to make a noise, D. ruischen to rustle, G.
      rauschen, MHG. r[umac]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.
  
                     Like to an entered tide, they all rush by. --Shak.
  
      2. To enter into something with undue haste and eagerness, or
            without due deliberation and preparation; as, to rush
            business or speculation.
  
                     They . . . never think it to be a part of religion
                     to rush into the office of princes and ministers.
                                                                              --Sprat.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Rushed \Rushed\, a.
      Abounding or covered with rushes.
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