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lush

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1 covered with a thick healthy natural growth

  • they loved to go for picnics in the lush woodlands
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2 growing thickly and vigorously

  • lush dandelions had turned the meadow into a sea of yellow
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4 marked by vigorous growth and well-being especially economically

  • those were lush times for the gambling industry, which kept building ever grander casinos
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5 pleasing to the physical senses

  • I could listen to the baritone's lush voice for hours
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6 producing abundantly

  • his lush fields were the envy of neighboring farmers
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Synonym Discussion of lush

profuse, lavish, prodigal, luxuriant, lush, exuberant mean giving or given out in great abundance. profuse implies pouring forth without restraint.
    • profuse apologies
lavish suggests an unstinted or unmeasured profusion.
    • a lavish party
prodigal implies reckless or wasteful lavishness threatening to lead to early exhaustion of resources.
    • prodigal spending
luxuriant suggests a rich and splendid abundance.
    • a luxuriant beard
lush suggests rich, soft luxuriance.
    • a lush green lawn
exuberant implies marked vitality or vigor in what produces abundantly.
    • an exuberant imagination

lush

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1 a person who makes a habit of getting drunk

  • she accused him of being a lush and a spendthrift
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2 slang a distilled beverage that can make a person drunk

  • you guys can drink if you want, but I'm laying off the lush
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