|1.||[ verb ] move very fast|
|Synonyms:||speed zip travel_rapidly|
"The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
|Related terms:||travel run flit zoom accelerate speed speed haste|
|2.||[ verb ] act or move at high speed|
|Synonyms:||hasten rush festinate look_sharp|
"We have to rush!" "hurry--it's late!"
|Related terms:||act haste festination rusher|
|3.||[ noun ] a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry|
"in a hurry to lock the door"
|Related terms:||urgency rush|
|4.||[ noun ] overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)|
|Synonyms:||haste precipitation hurriedness hastiness|
"he soon regretted his haste"
|Related terms:||speed abruptness rush|
|5.||[ verb ] urge to an unnatural speed|
"Don't rush me, please!"
|Related terms:||delay urge rush|
|6.||[ noun ] the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner|
|Synonyms:||rush haste rushing|
"in his haste to leave he forgot his book"
|Related terms:||motion scamper dash rush rush rush|