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rush hour

noun
1.
a time of day in which large numbers of people are in transit, as going to or returning from work, and that is characterized by particularly heavy traffic.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
Related forms
rush-hour, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rushhour

rush hour

noun
1.
a period at the beginning and end of the working day when large numbers of people are travelling to or from work
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Slang definitions & phrases for rushhour

rush hour

noun phrase

Thetimes when people aregoing to or leaving work, notable for heavy traffic (1890+)


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