\ ə-ˈfləsh \

Definition of aflush

: fully or generously supplied with something : flush Pat Pourchot, whose philosophical abstinence from fishing has until now been consistent, is suddenly aflush with temptation.— John McPhee, Coming into the Country, 1976

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First Known Use of aflush

1867, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aflush

a- entry 1 + flush entry 6

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“Aflush.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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