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plush

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noun \ˈpləsh\

Simple Definition of plush

  • : a thick, soft fabric

Full Definition of plush

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

Origin of plush

Middle French peluche


First Known Use: 1594

Rhymes with plush


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plush

adjective

Simple Definition of plush

  • : made of a thick, soft fabric

  • : thick and soft

  • : very fancy and usually expensive

Full Definition of plush

  1. 1 :  relating to, resembling, or made of plush

  2. 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>



Circa 1645

First Known Use of plush

circa 1645



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