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first blush

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outward and often deceptive indication
  • At first blush the story seemed plausible, but a closer look proved it to be false.

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“First blush.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/first%20blush. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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