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flushed

adjective

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flushed

verb
past tense of flush

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1 to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse
  • use this cleaner to flush the drain in the sink

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2 to develop a rosy facial color (as from excitement or embarrassment)
  • he flushed deeply upon hearing the compliment

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The first known use of flushed was in 1623

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“Flushed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flushed. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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