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1. rush

verb. ['ˈrʌʃ'] move fast.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • scud
  • buck
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • locomote
  • move
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • thrust ahead
  • belt along
  • scoot
  • push forward
  • go
  • flash
  • race
  • step on it
  • barge
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie
  • shoot
  • travel

Antonyms

  • linger
  • dullness
  • disappear
  • hide

Etymology

  • rusch (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ruschen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Gold Rush

  • thrush
  • slush
  • plush
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  • frush
  • flush
  • crush
  • brush
  • blush
  • rusche
  • rusch
  • pusch
  • nusz
  • mush
  • musch
  • lush
  • lusch
  • kusch
  • hush
  • gush
  • dush
  • dusch
  • cush
  • busche

Example sentences of the word gold-rush


1. Noun Phrase
History buffs explore old gold rush mines and pan for gold.

2. Noun Phrase
Private buyers and sellers abound for those who wish to take advantage of the current "gold rush."

2. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] a deep yellow color.

Synonyms

  • yellowness
  • amber

Antonyms

  • unaffectedness
  • achromatic color
  • brave

3. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] coins made of gold.

Synonyms

  • Au
  • precious metal

Antonyms

  • ebon
  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray

4. rush

noun. ['ˈrʌʃ'] the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner.

Synonyms

  • movement
  • motion
  • haste
  • scramble
  • rushing
  • scamper
  • scurry
  • hurry
  • move
  • bolt

Antonyms

  • inelegance
  • stand still
  • laugh
  • descend

Etymology

  • rusch (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ruschen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. rush

verb. ['ˈrʌʃ'] attack suddenly.

Synonyms

  • set on
  • assail
  • charge
  • assault
  • attack

Antonyms

  • function
  • come
  • malfunction
  • begin

Etymology

  • rusch (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ruschen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia.

Synonyms

  • Au
  • gold foil
  • graphic tellurium
  • 24-karat gold
  • pure gold
  • guinea gold
  • noble metal
  • gold dust
  • atomic number 79
  • dental gold
  • gold leaf
  • sylvanite

Antonyms

  • brown-gray
  • grayish-white
  • gray
  • slate-black

7. gold

adjective. ['ˈgoʊld'] having the deep slightly brownish color of gold.

Synonyms

  • gilded
  • gilt
  • chromatic
  • aureate

Antonyms

  • unpropitious
  • unhappy
  • cursed
  • cacophonous

8. gold

adjective. ['ˈgoʊld'] made from or covered with gold.

Synonyms

  • golden
  • gilded
  • metal

Antonyms

  • poor
  • sincere
  • uncolored
  • plain

9. rush

verb. ['ˈrʌʃ'] urge to an unnatural speed.

Synonyms

  • hasten
  • urge
  • exhort
  • hurry
  • urge on
  • look sharp
  • press

Antonyms

  • retreat
  • gladden
  • move in
  • move out

Etymology

  • rusch (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ruschen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. rush

noun. ['ˈrʌʃ'] a sudden forceful flow.

Synonyms

  • debris surge
  • flow
  • upsurge
  • onrush
  • flowing
  • spate
  • debris storm

Antonyms

  • enter
  • hop out
  • push
  • raise

Etymology

  • rusch (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ruschen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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