Rushed
Rushed Rushed, a. Abounding or covered with rushes. [1913 Webster]

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  • rushed — [rʌʃt] adj 1.) done very quickly or too quickly, because there was not enough time ▪ We did have a meeting, but it was a bit rushed. 2.) BrE if you are rushed, you are very busy because you have a lot of things to do quickly ▪ I ll talk to you… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rushed — [ rʌʃt ] adjective done in a hurry, especially too much of a hurry: The whole meeting felt rushed and badly planned. a. feeling that you must do things in a hurry: It s good to relax after feeling rushed all day …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rushed — index perfunctory, precipitate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • rushed — adjective 1 done very quickly or too quickly, because there was not enough time: a rather rushed meeting 2 be rushed off your feet especially BrE to be so busy that you do not have time to stop or rest …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • rushed — adjective 1) a rushed divorce Syn: hasty, fast, speedy, quick, swift, rapid, hurried 2) he was too rushed to enjoy his stay Syn: pressed for time, busy, in a hurry, run off one s feet …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • rushed — UK [rʌʃt] / US adjective a) done in a hurry, especially in too much of a hurry The whole meeting felt rushed and badly planned. b) feeling that you must do things in a hurry It s good to relax after feeling rushed all day. • See: foot I …   English dictionary

  • Rushed — 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rushed — adjective Very busy. I was so rushed today, I didnt have time to eat lunch …   Wiktionary

  • rushed — [rʌʃt] adj done in a hurry • rushed off your feet British extremely busy[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • rushed — Synonyms and related words: 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 …   Moby Thesaurus

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