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synonyms for inrush

  • arrival
  • incursion
  • inflow
  • introduction
  • invasion
  • convergence
  • entrance
  • inpouring
  • inundation
  • penetration
  • coming in

antonyms for inrush

MOST RELEVANT
  • retreat
  • departure
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How to use inrush in a sentence

Twas cold, and the lamp was flaring: I closed the door against this inrush of weather.
THE CRUISE OF THE SHINING LIGHTNORMAN DUNCAN
A turn of the valve resulted in a sudden short inrush of water.
BOY SCOUTS IN THE NORTH SEAG. HARVEY RALPHSON
Elizabeth asked her lover in the first inrush of this new tide of experience which was soon to bear her far from the old life.
AND SO THEY WERE MARRIEDFLORENCE MORSE KINGSLEY
The points of inrush, the tideways of these Pandour Deluges seem to be mainly three.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. XV. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
It is a question which of the two gained the greatest inrush of sunshine by those openings.
MARY WARE'S PROMISED LANDANNIE FELLOWS JOHNSTON
His Zzz-ing inrush of air became less frequent as he ripened, but returned in moments of excitement.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
The stream was about one hundred rods wide, and the current was tolerably swift, swollen by the inrush of smaller streams above.
THE BOY SETTLERSNOAH BROOKS
Once or twice there was a sibilant inrush of breath from some auditor too dumfounded for control.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
The electric lights had gone out, the sudden inrush of water having extinguished the furnaces.
BY RIGHT OF CONQUESTARTHUR HORNBLOW
There was a slight jump to the boat's nose, but with the inrush of water as Foster went out, it sank.
THE WRECK OF THE TITANMORGAN ROBERTSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO INRUSH

  • arrival
  • coming in
  • convergence
  • entrance
  • incursion
  • inflow
  • inpouring
  • inrush
  • introduction
  • inundation
  • invasion
  • penetration
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.