How to use gusher in a sentence
The medical battle against the coronavirus opened a gusher of nearly $8 billion in fresh investment last year in Montgomery County’s biotech companies.Silver lining: Pandemic triggers booms in D.C. region’s biotech, data center industries | Robert McCartney | April 12, 2021 | Washington Post
The gusher of cash amounts to a bet that Robinhood will challenge or even eclipse the old guard.Robinhood’s next adventure: Stealing market share from the rich | Jeff | December 3, 2020 | Fortune
The combination of Michigan’s swing state status, Peters’s low name recognition, and James’s profile and better-than-expected 2018 performance has sent gushers of money into Michigan’s Senate race this year.The surprisingly close Michigan Senate race, explained | Andrew Prokop | October 16, 2020 | Vox
The doubling of the stock markets has created a gusher of capital gains taxes.
The post-oil-spill gusher of stimulus to the gulf is likely to continue.Three Years After Gulf Oil Spill, Money Continues to Flow to Region | Filipa Ioannou | July 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Uncertainty over dividend taxes spurred a gusher of special dividend payouts—7.5 times more than average.Fiscal Cliff Spurs Record Special Dividend Payouts | Matthew Zeitlin | December 31, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
(In fact, four years ago, I wrote a book on the topic, gusher of Lies: The Dangerous Delusions of Energy Independence).
He scoffs at the recent recommendation of Donald Trump that the gusher can be plugged simply by blowing it up.
Mrs. Pardiggle wrote a letter of introduction to my Guardian, in behalf of her eloquent friend, Mr. gusher.
For days the experienced oil men made futile efforts to extinguish the gusher and to cap the shaft.
The weather had not moderated but Colonel Howell was anxious to bring the work on the gusher to a close.
Proudly enough, Paul sprang to the roaring gusher and gave the protected valve wheel a few quick turns.
He strikes a gusher that flows out twenty thousand —or maybe it was twenty million—barrels of oil a day.Heart of the West | O. Henry
British Dictionary definitions for gusher
a person who gushes, as in being unusually effusive or sentimental
something, such as a spurting oil well, that gushes
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