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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English guschen, gusshen, gosshien, perhaps from Middle Dutch guysen (to flow out with a gurgling sound, gush) or Old Norse gusa (to gush). Compare Old Norse geysa (to gush), German gießen (to pour), Old English ġēotan ("to pour"; > English yote). Related to gust.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡʌʃ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌʃ

NounEdit

gush (plural gushes)

  1. A sudden rapid outflow.

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VerbEdit

gush (third-person singular simple present gushes, present participle gushing, simple past and past participle gushed)

  1. To flow forth suddenly, in great volume.
    • Edmund Spenser
      A sea of blood gushed from the gaping wound.
  2. To make an excessive display of enthusiasm or sentiment.
  3. (of a woman, during orgasm) To ejaculate a clear fluid from the urethra

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *gunša, close to Lithuanian gùžas (knag), Old Norse kjuka (ankle) and Old Church Slavonic gustъ (gustŭ, thick, dense).

NounEdit

gush f

  1. neck, Adam's apple
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