bum's rush: Meaning and Definition of

bum's' rush'

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— Slang. Slang.
  1. forcible and swift ejection from a place: When they began to cause a disturbance, they were given the bum's rush.
  2. any rude or abrupt dismissal: He gave the pesky salesman the bum's rush.
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