Dictionary

1plush

noun \ˈpləsh\

: a thick, soft fabric

Full Definition of PLUSH

:  a fabric with an even pile longer and less dense than velvet pile
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of PLUSH

Middle French peluche
First Known Use: 1594

Rhymes with PLUSH

2plush

adjective

: made of a thick, soft fabric

: thick and soft

: very fancy and usually expensive

Full Definition of PLUSH

1
:  relating to, resembling, or made of plush
2
a :  notably luxurious
b :  rich, full <the plush sound of his saxophone playing> <a plush, ripe wine>
plush·ly adverb
plush·ness noun

Examples of PLUSH

  1. The hotel accommodations were plush.
  2. <a particularly plush and buttery chardonnay>

First Known Use of PLUSH

circa 1645
PLUSH Defined for Kids

1plush

adjective \ˈpləsh\
plush·erplush·est

Definition of PLUSH for Kids

1
:  made of a thick soft fabric
2
:  very rich and fine <a plush hotel>

2plush

noun

Definition of PLUSH for Kids

:  a fabric like a very thick soft velvet

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: plush copperPrevious Word in the Dictionary: plus foursAll Words Near: plush
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears