rushing

[ ruhsh-ing ]
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noun
  1. a sequence of social events sponsored by a fraternity or sorority for prospective members prior to bidding and pledging.

Origin of rushing

1
An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; rush1 + -ing1

Other words from rushing

  • un·rush·ing, adjective

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