rusher
noun Date: 1654 one that rushes; especially ballcarrier

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rusher — Rush er, n. One who rushes. Whitlock. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rusher — Rush er, n. One who strewed rushes on the floor at dances. [Obs.] B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • rusher — /rush euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that rushes. 2. Football. a player whose assignment is to rush or whose special skill is rushing. [1645 55; 1875 80 for def. 2; RUSH1 + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • rusher — noun a) A person who rushes. b) The fast defensive position whose objective is to sack the offensive teams quarterback …   Wiktionary

  • rusher — n. person or thing that rushes; one who hurries, oe who makes haste …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rusher — rush·er …   English syllables

  • rusher — noun 1. (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by running with the ball • Derivationally related forms: ↑rush • Topics: ↑football, ↑football game • Hypernyms: ↑ball carrier, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • William A. Rusher — (born 19 July 1923 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American lawyer and conservative columnist.In 1957, William F. Buckley, Jr. hired Rusher as publisher of National Review . Rusher was an early mentor of Young Americans for Freedom and was active in… …   Wikipedia

  • Extreme Rusher — Standort Happy Valley (Chaoyang, Peking, China) Typ Stahl – sitzend Antriebsart Hersteller S S Power Eröffnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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