in the (first) flush of

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Definition of in the (first) flush of

: in the early and exciting time of (something) She published her first novel while still in the flush of youth. Everyone felt hopeful in the first flush of victory.

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in the first degree

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in the first instance

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“In the (first) flush of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20%28first%29%20flush%20of. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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