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Definition of gush:

  1. A sentimental exhibition of affection or enthusiasm, etc.; effusive display of sentiment.
  2. A sudden and violent issue of a fluid from an inclosed plase; an emission of a liquid in a large quantity, and with force; the fluid thus emitted; a rapid outpouring of anything; as, a gush of song from a bird.
  3. To issue with violence and rapidity, as a fluid; to rush forth as a fluid from confinement; to flow copiously.
  4. To make a sentimental or untimely exhibition of affection; to display enthusiasm in a silly, demonstrative manner.

Synonyms:

outflow, blaze, impulse, voice, move, jabber, boot, flower, extol, flare, display, flush, spout, spring, pat someone on the back, deepen, discharge, well, flood, agony, splash, efflorescence, eruption, drop, blush, explosion, rabbit on, burst, render, gale, overflow, peak, come in, twinge, tumultuous disturbance, rant, surge, rave, spurt, sing someone's/something's praises, emotionalize, exodus, manifest, fountain, course, ebullition, magnification, spray, rosiness, emote, mouth off, condensation, eulogize, leak, make no secret of something, paroxysm, flatter, flare-up, detonation, effusion, enlargement, blowup, forge, trickle, fit, blossom, bloom, spirt, give away, rush, catch, outpouring, flash, outpour, feelings, barrage, dash, channel, efflux, river, moisture, praise, compliment, gust, spatter, thrill, break, outburst, onslaught, bombardment, spate, spasm, natural spring, sip, heyday, express yourself, congratulate, hot flash, storm, bang, crest, jet, kick, surrender, pay someone a compliment, prime, charge, cast up, show, run, offer, acclaim.

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