from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. rose-colored.


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  • Romantic soft pinks and nude shades were popular at the wedding with Princess Letizia of Spain in an exquisite blush-colored gown with flower appliqué details that complemented her diamond floral tiara, and sporting a new hairdo with braids wrapped along her hairline.

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  • Sarah Jessica Parker donned a blush-colored, hand-embroidered cocktail dress by Elie Saab Haute Couture and a jacket by L'Wren Scott while Natalie Portman went with an edgy red Lanvin dress.

    Natalie Portman & Sarah Jessica Parker At New York City Ballet Spring Gala: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • The craggy overgrown boughs are massed with blush-colored buds nested in young green leaves, it takes her a moment to realize the electric hum in the air is ten thousand bees.


  • Well, I had unashamedly grown accustomed to the blush-colored, watery fluid running through my veins.

    With Love and Laughter, John Ritter

  • The following week, I traded in my blush-colored tulle state dinner gown for jeans, a floppy hat, and hiking boots.

    Spoken from the Heart

  • Guigal's blush-colored wine is delicately fruity and goes well with summer foods.

    Affordable Luxuries

  • Dressed in a blush-colored bridesmaid's gown with her hair swept up in a tousle of curls and her mother's diamonds sparkling at her wrist, she looked like she belonged in a fairy tale.

    Cinderella At The Ball

  • It stretched out all the way to the Mogollon Rim, big blush-colored bluffs where the earth had shifted along a single fault line that ran all the way to New Mexico.

    Half Broke Horses

  • "He will like that, and know who sent it, for none of us have pretty pink paper but you, or write such an elegant hand," said Molly, admiring the delicate white basket shaped like a lily, with the flowers inside and the note hidden among them, all daintily tied up with the palest blush-colored ribbon.

    Jack And Jill

  • If she could be so, and be seen so, just one minute, in that blush-colored silk!

    The Other Girls


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