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verb as in pour out

verb as in speak with overwhelming enthusiasm

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“This is a prestigious panel, an all-star group,” Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) gushed of the five people sitting before him.

Emily Mortimer, star of The Newsroom, sat front-row, and afterwards gushed about how much she loved the collection.

I just gushed about my husband and he never brought it up again.

Ryan exuded Midwestern earnestness when Romney picked him, and the press gushed over his P90X workout regimen.

As superheated liquid rock and gas gushed down the mountainside, an estimated 12,000 local people perished within 24 hours.

Greta, gazing at Harz, gushed deep pink, and furtively showed him her pig.

The tears gushed from my eyes and trickled through my fingers as I covered my face with my hands and groaned aloud.

Seven times fresh wounds gushed forth with his life's blood.

Instantly the tears gushed forth, and falling upon the baby's face awoke her.

As the hot blood gushed down over his jaw Carlson steadied himself on his swaying legs and laughed.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gushed, such as: spew, spout, flush, pour, cascade, and well.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.