Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: verb

To pour forth or flow out freely; make an extravagant display of affection or sentiment.

Part of speech: noun

A sudden outpouring of fluid; an extravagant display of sentiment.

Part of speech: adjective


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Usage examples "gush":

  1. I tried to gush over her a bit, but she would have none of me. - "The Locusts' Years", Mary Helen Fee.
  2. Nothing can be better than to err on the side of simplicity, which is always better than gush, or over- effort, or conceit of speech. - "Manners and Social Usages", Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood.
  3. He had partly raised the shawl, and a gush of free air came revivingly in, and enabled Leoline to gasp out a faint " I promise!" - "The Midnight Queen", May Agnes Fleming.