from The Century Dictionary.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

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


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