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rush

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noun
adjective
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verb
1 verb move somewhere very quickly INTRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m ubrostaigh verb  c m uimigh de sciuirdhe rushed into the house dheifrigh sé isteach sa teach, chuaigh sé de sciuird isteach sa teachshe rushed off d'imigh sí léi go géar, scinn sí chun siúilthe woman rushed past him sciuird an bhean thart leis, chuaigh an bhean thairis faoi dheifirthe flames rushed up the chimney rop na bladhairí suas an simléar 2 verb take sb somewhere very quickly TRANSITIVEI rushed her to the hospital thug mé láithreach bonn chuig an ospidéal í, thug mé chuig an otharlann ar an bpointe í
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3 verb send sth to sb very quickly TRANSITIVEto rush sth to sb rud a chur chuig duine faoi dheifir, rud a sheoladh chuig duine go práinneach 4 verb (of air or liquid) flow strongly INTRANSITIVEthe river rushes along réabann an abhainn léi, scuabann an abhainn léithe blood rushed to his face las sé san aghaidh, tháinig dath dearg air 5 verb do sth with great haste
INTRANSITIVEdeifrigh verb  c m ubrostaigh verb  c m udeabhadh a dhéanamh
TRANSITIVEdéan faoi dheifirdeifrigh le PhrVI don't intend to rush this work níl rún agam an obair seo a dhéanamh faoi dheifir
6 verb force sb to act hastily TRANSITIVEdeifir a chur ardeifrigh verb  c m udon't rush me! ná cuir deifir orm!she was rushed into marriage cuireadh brú uirthi pósadh faoi dheifirhe was rushed into making a decision tugadh air cinneadh tobann a dhéanamh 7 verb attack TRANSITIVEruathar a thabhairt faoifogha a thabhairt faoithey rushed him as soon as he appeared thug siad ruathar faoi a luaithe a nocht sé
noun
8 noun sudden quick movementruathar masc1  c m urúid fem2  c m usciuird fem2  c m uto make a rush ruathar a thabhairta rush for the door rúid ar an doras 9 noun strong flow of air or liquidrush of air siorradh aeir, séideán aeir 10 noun situation of hasty activitydeifir fem2  c m ufuadar masc1  c m uthe Christmas rush broid na Nollag, fuirseadh na Nollag to be in a rush deifir a bheith ort, fuadar a bheith fút, deabhadh a bheith ord to leave in a rush imeacht faoi dheifir, imeacht agus fuadar fút there's no rush níl deifir ar bith ann, níl aon phráinn ann what's your rush? cad é an deifir atá ort?, cén deabhadh atá ort? 11 noun COMM sudden demand for sthmóréileamh  c m usciolairt familiar fem  c m usciob sceab familiarthere was a rush on bottled water bhí móréileamh ar uisce buidéalaithe, bhí sciob sceab ar uisce i mbuidéil 12 noun sudden strong feelingtonn fem2  c m utaom masc3  c m urabharta masc4  c m uI felt a rush of jealousy when I saw her bhuail tonn éada mé nuair a chonaic mé í 13 noun sudden surge of energy, adrenaline etcflosc masc3  c m usruth masc3  c m ushe got a rush of adrenalin bhuail sruth aidréanailín í 14 noun BOT waterside plantluachair fem3  c m ublíneach fem  c m u
adjective
15 adjective BOT made from leaves ofluachraa rush basket ciseán luachra
phrases

a rush of blood

(also

a rush of blood to the head

) spadharshe had a rush of blood to the head bhuail spadhar í

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