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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); A forceful forward flow.

Usage examples (35)
  • Its army, rising to battle, is an irresistible onrush of water, a fearsome sea, a raging.
  • From the bow she stared at the mesmerising onrush of the sea where it split and foamed
  • The explosion interrupted the wild onrush of her thoughts
  • And we could hear the water, the onrush behind us. for more
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