first blush

noun

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: initial view, appearance, or consideration used especially in the phrase at first blush an award can be set aside as excessive if at first blush it indicates prejudice on the part of the jury

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“First blush.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/first%20blush. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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