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blush

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a rosy appearance (of the cheeks)
  • a baby with a healthy blush

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blush

verb

Synonyms of blush (Entry 2 of 2)

to develop a rosy facial color (as from excitement or embarrassment)
  • she blushed when she realized she had walked into the boys' bathroom by mistake

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The first known use of blush was in the 14th century

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blurts (out)

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blushed

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“Blush.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blush. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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