Meaning of “whoosh” in the English Dictionary

"whoosh" in British English

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uk /wʊʃ/ us /wʊʃ/ informal

[ C usually singular ] a soft sound made by something moving fast through the air or like that made when air is pushed out of something:

The train sped through the station with a whoosh.

[ S ] a sudden fast movement of a liquid or air:

I felt a great whoosh of adrenalin.

whooshverb [ I usually + adv/prep ]

uk /wʊʃ/ us /wʊʃ/ informal


uk /wʊʃ/ us /wʊʃ/ informal

(Definition of “whoosh” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)