Definition of Rushings
1. rushing [n] - See also: rushing
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rushings
rushings (current term)
Literary usage of Rushings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Greatness and Decline of Rome by Guglielmo Ferrero (1908)
"... the rushings of mighty tempests over field and forest, the great floods and rushings of rivers, the calms and storms on the high seas, the puny efforts ..."
2. Carlyle on Heroes, Hero-worship: And the Heroic in History by Thomas Carlyle, Archibald MacMechan (1901)
"... the living rock amid all rushings-down1 whatsoever; — the one fixed point in modern revolutionary history, otherwise as if bottomless and shoreless. ..."
3. Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan, Izaak Walton (1909)
"be reaching towards him: Also he heard doleful voices, and rushings to and fro, so that sometimes he thought he should be torn in pieces, or trodden down ..."