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Definition of "inrushing" [inrushing]

  • Moving towards or into. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "inrushing" in a sentence
  • "If there is not enough food to fill the freezer, many suggest putting in more ice trays or some containers of water … Some extra water containers in the cooling section will also minimise the amount of inrushing warm air that has to be cooled when the door opens and shuts."
  • "The tides are unnaturally high, and every day and night the floods from the river pour down to the inrushing tide and there is a boiling surge of water that wipes out riverside houses, quays, piers, and docks."
  • "The roar of inrushing water drowned out all sound for almost thirty seconds until—ominously—the whole shaft suddenly fell silent."
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