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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of outblush.

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Examples

  • And looking steadfastly downward, outblushed the roses on her brow.

    Helen and Arthur or, Miss Thusa's Spinning Wheel

  • Is this the fruit of those endearing hopes, that intercourse divine, that raptured admiration, in which so many hours insensibly elapsed? where now are those attractions to which I yielded up my captive heart? quenched are those genial eyes that gladdened each beholder, and shone the planets of my happiness and peace! cold! cold and withered are those lips that swelled with love, and far outblushed the damask rose! and ah! forever silenced is that tongue, whose eloquence had power to lull the pangs of misery and care! no more shall my attention be ravished with the music of that voice, which used to thrill in soft vibrations to my soul!

    The Adventures of Ferdinand Count Fathom — Complete

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