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gush (forth) (from someone or something)

 and gush (forth) (out of someone or something); gush (out) (from someone or something) to spout out of someone or something.
(Can be words, water, blood, vomit, etc. The optional elements cannot be transposed.) The blood gushed forth from his wound. Curses gushed forth from Sharon. Water gushed forth out of the broken pipe. The words gushed out from her mouth. The curses gushed from her mouth in torrents.

gush over someone or something

 
1. Lit. [for liquid] to flood over someone or something. The floodwaters gushed over the farmland. The hot soup gushed over the cook as the huge pot tipped over.
2. Fig. [for someone] to heap praise, flattery, and compliments on someone or something. Aunt Mattie always gushed over us children so much that we dreaded her coming. All the guests gushed over my beet salad.
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gush with something

[for something] to flow with something. The stream gushed with the sudden runoff of the storm. The faucet gushed with brownish water, so I turned it off.
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gush over

v.
To speak or write about something or someone with wild enthusiasm: They returned from the new store and gushed over the great shoes they had bought.
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000 illegal Israeli settlers live in the Gush Etzion illegal settlement bloc.
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Northumbria Police's Neighbourhood Sgt for the area, Kev Benson said: "These thefts caused a great amount of water to gush from homes and is an inconvenience to homeowners.
The absorbent article has a Circular Bend Flexibility of less than about 15 N and typically a an acquisition rate on the third gush of less than about 170 seconds and/or on the fourth gush of less than about 190 seconds.
CDATA[ Activists for Judea and Samaria gathered in Gush Etzion on Sunday for a conference entitled, "Judea, Samaria, and What's Around It.
The professors came to Israel as guests of Gush Shalom, after visiting Jordan and the West Bank.
Editor's note: Would all those wishing to contact Mrs Gush, please do so through The Journal at one of the addresses published at the top of the page opposite?
Plus, newspaper columnists are not supposed to gush.
Shocked flood victims looked on in horror as they saw gallons of water gush down their street again.
Typical young teens, the girls gush over boys and dump on a rival.
Sharon created an alliance with Gush Emunim (in Hebrew, Bloc of the Faithful), the highly efficient settler movement.
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