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blushing

adjective

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blushing

verb
present participle of blush

Synonyms of blushing (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 blushing was in 1609

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“Blushing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blushing. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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