rush to (someone, something, or some place)(redirected from rushing one to)
rush to (someone, something, or some place)
1. To move toward someone or something in a hasty or frantic manner. Everyone rushed to the door as soon as we started smelling smoke. She rushed to the child who had fallen out of the tree.
2. To do something in a hasty or frantic manner. You can tell they rushed to release their newest product, because there are a lot of troubling issues that should have been caught during the development cycle. He rushed to help the man who had been struck by the car. Thankfully a police officer rushed to our aid.
3. To cause someone or something arrive at some state, condition, or location in a hasty or frantic manner. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "rush" and "to." I think they rushed this story to print, because there are a lot of glaring mistakes in here. The show was about to begin, so the usher rushed us to our seats. We rushed him to the hospital after he collapsed on the floor.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
rush to someone or something
to hurry to get to someone, something, or some event. I rushed to the injured man to try to help him. We all rushed to the office to see what had happened.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.