gush gush  /ˈɡəʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a sudden rapid flow (as of water)
  2. (n) an unrestrained expression of emotion
  3. (v) gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
  4. (v) praise enthusiastically
  5. (v) issue in a jet; come out in a jet; stream or spring forth

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Palin-friendly talk show hosts gush how she'll wow 'em with her toughness and her legs.
  2. Tim Rogers for PTI Their feet were sticky and warm with blood, but neither felt any pain and couldn't figure out the source of the gush.
  3. Ever since, McCain's campaign has been a series of snide and demeaning ads accompanied by the daily gush of untruths that have now been widely documented and exposed.

News

  1. Khloe Kardashian-Odom tweets love for Kim Kardashian-Kanye West 'miracle' baby

    New parents Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are keeping increasingly quiet following the birth of their daughter, but little sister and new aunt Khloe Kardashian-Odom couldn’t help but gush over her new read more
    on June 17, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. Will Smith "Very Proud" of Son Jaden: "He's Really Grown as an Actor"

    Will Smith is one proud papa. At last night's premiere of After Earth in NYC, the 44-year-old movie star couldn't help but gush over his 14-year-old son and big-screen costar...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: E! Online

  3. Gay Travel: Prague Welcomes the Rainbow People

    Look, it's the rainbow people!" It's not the first thing you'd expect to hear a Prague cop gush, but this was August 2012, and the Czech capital's police force was hot off its LGBT sensitivity training in advance of the city's second-ever Pride parade.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Gayapolis

Quotes

  1. "That means you have 60,000 barrels a day that will gush uninterrupted and unskimmed for 10 days," said Nelson, who is pushing the Navy to outfit vessels as skimmers and have them on standby.
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Bill Nelson Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. "I am extremely disappointed that this common-sense moratorium was blocked while millions of gallons of oil continue to gush into the Gulf," said Senator Patty Murray (D-WA). "We shouldn't even consider putting our environment, our economy,...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Patty Murray Source: Examiner.com

  3. "It was enough," said John Adams, "to melt a heart of stone. I saw the tears gush into the eyes of the old, grave, pacifist Quakers of Philadelphia." "In this situation of this Assembly, groping as it were in the dark to find political...
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: John Adams Source: RealClearPolitics (blog)

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/ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd /