Definition of rushed adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//rʌʃt//
; NAmE NAmE//rʌʃt//
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  • done too quickly or made to do something too quickly synonym hurried It was a rushed decision made at the end of the meeting. Let's start work on it now so we're not too rushed at the end.
  • Idioms
    be rushed/run off your feet
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    to be extremely busy; to have too many things to do Weekdays are slow in the restaurant, but at weekends the staff are rushed off their feet.
    See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rushed