Rush


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Rush

Sudden, increased interest in a commodity. For example, a gold rush occurs when a large number of people flock to a certain area to mine for gold.
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There is a rush of small boys upon the little pale-faced man, the two sides mingling together, subdued by the great goddess Thirst, like the English and French by the streams in the Pyrenees.
And away comes the ball, kicked high in the air, to give the School time to rush on and catch it as it falls.
The ball is just at equal distances between the two, and they rush together, the young man of seventeen and the boy of twelve, and kick it at the same moment.
The bull-dogs rush in for the last time; they are hurled over or carried back, striving hand, foot, and eyelids.
The blood of all the Browns is up, and the two rush in together, and throw themselves on the ball, under the very feet of the advancing column--the prepostor on his hands and knees, arching his back, and Tom all along on his face.
An outburst of unchained fury, a vicious rush of the wind absolutely steadied the ship; she rocked only, quick and light like a child's cradle, for a terrific moment of suspense, while the whole atmosphere, as it seemed, streamed furiously past her, roaring away from the tenebrous earth.
The seas in the dark seemed to rush from all sides to keep her back where she might perish.
Cigna will provide administrative services, such as claims processing and health care professional network management for Rush, which self-funds its plan.
If the center is covered, the left guard will wrap around the center at the snap and be responsible for whichever gap the nose guard may choose to rush through.
All of the eulogists at the national funeral for Ronald Reagan, other than Margaret Thatcher, were in attendance, including Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev, with whom I ended up in two pictures," recalled Rush during his June 14 radio broadcast.
now establishes that Rush Hour is indeed a formidable puzzle.