KJV Dictionary Definition: gush


GUSH, v.i.

1. To issue with violence and rapidity, as a fluid; to rush forth as a fluid from confinement; as, blood gushes from a vein in venesection.

Behold, he smote the rock, that the waters gushed out. Ps.78.

2. To flow copiously. Tears gushed from her eyes.

GUSH, v.t. To emit in copious effusion.

The gaping wound gushed out a crimson flood. Unusual.

GUSH, n. A sudden and violent issue of a fluid from an inclosed place; an emission of liquor in a large quantity and with force; the fluid thus emitted.


GUSH'ING, ppr. Rushing forth with violence, as a fluid; flowing copiously; as gushing waters.

1. Emitting copiously; as gushing eyes.