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bum-rush

[buhm-ruhsh] /ˈbʌmˈrʌʃ/
verb (used with object), Slang.
1.
to force one's way into; crash:
to bum-rush a rap concert.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90

bum's rush

noun, Slang.
1.
forcible and swift ejection from a place:
When they began to cause a disturbance, they were given the bum's rush.
2.
any rude or abrupt dismissal:
He gave the pesky salesman the bum's rush.
Origin
1920-25
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British Dictionary definitions for bum rushes

bum's rush

noun (slang)
1.
forcible ejection, as from a gathering
2.
rapid dismissal, as of an idea
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Slang definitions & phrases for bum rushes

bum-rush

verb

To eject someone, esp from a restaurant or other public place: Your posse bumrushed Tatum


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Idioms and Phrases with bum rushes

bum's rush

Forcible ejection, abrupt dismissal. For example, When Henry started shouting, the bouncer gave him the bum's rush, or Within hours of being fired, Alice was given the bum's rush. This idiom uses bum in the sense of “a vagrant or tramp.” [ ; early 1900s ]
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