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rushing

[ ruhsh-ing ]
/ ˈrʌʃ ɪŋ /
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noun

a sequence of social events sponsored by a fraternity or sorority for prospective members prior to bidding and pledging.

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Origin of rushing

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; rush1 + -ing1

OTHER WORDS FROM rushing

un·rush·ing, adjective
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