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synonyms for onrushing

  • approaching
  • coming
  • advancing
  • expected
  • forthcoming
  • imminent
  • looming
  • nearing
  • upcoming

antonyms for onrushing

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  • past
  • preceding
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How to use onrushing in a sentence

In less than an hour, the onrushing moon filled the screens.
HUNTERS OUT OF SPACEJOSEPH EVERIDGE KELLEAM
Assegais hurled from the onrushing mass whistled through the air.
THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEYBERTRAM MITFORD
But that red onrushing bulk was quite too dull-witted to understand that it ought to obey.
KINGS IN EXILESIR CHARLES GEORGE DOUGLAS ROBERTS
As they advanced down the field, Dynamite, with uncanny wisdom, picked the onrushing opponents one by one.
RED DYNAMITEROY J. SNELL
The onrushing Venerian caught Parkinson's out-thrust fist in the pit of his stomach, and doubled up in pain.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, NOVEMBER, 1930VARIOUS
But the noise of the onrushing flood was now in their startled ears, and they needed no words to tell them their awful peril.
EARTH'S ENIGMASCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
Gripping his bow, he stepped boldly out from his plane and walked like some young David to meet the onrushing throng.
RIDDLE OF THE STORMROY J. SNELL
For no composer was better fitted by nature to receive the stimulus of the onrushing East.
MUSICAL PORTRAITSPAUL ROSENFELD
It might serve to delay an onrushing army for a saving moment,—a dog thrown out to check the wolves.
A MIDSUMMER DRIVE THROUGH THE PYRENEESEDWIN ASA DIX
He shouted, in a voice of angry command; and the onrushing pack hesitated, checked themselves, spread apart.
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ONRUSHING

  • advancing
  • approaching
  • coming
  • expected
  • forthcoming
  • imminent
  • looming
  • nearing
  • onrushing
  • upcoming
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.