from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Red in the face because of embarrassment, exertion, etc.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of flush.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In calicoprinting, spread beyond the limits of the pattern: said of a color.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion
  • adj. having the pinkish flush of health


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