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onrush

[on-ruhsh, awn-] /ˈɒnˌrʌʃ, ˈɔn-/
noun
1.
a strong forward rush, flow, etc.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; on + rush1, after the verb phrase rush on
Related forms
onrushing, adjective
Synonyms
onset, torrent, flood, charge.
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onrush

/ˈɒnˌrʌʃ/
noun
1.
a forceful forward rush or flow
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