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Synonyms for blush
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bloom, blush, flush, rosiness(noun)

    a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health

    Synonyms:
    outpouring, ruddiness, rush, bang, blooming, rose, thrill, kick, bloom of youth, charge, blossom, gush, heyday, prime, hot flash, flower, bloom, efflorescence, peak, rosiness, flush, boot, salad days

  2. blush, flush(verb)

    sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment or guilt or shame or modesty)

    Synonyms:
    outpouring, bang, thrill, kick, charge, blossom, gush, heyday, prime, hot flash, flower, bloom, efflorescence, peak, rosiness, flush, boot, rush

  3. blush, crimson, flush, redden(verb)

    turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame

    "The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by"

    Synonyms:
    scour, sluice, crimson, purge, even out, level, redden, flush, even

  4. blush(verb)

    become rosy or reddish

    "her cheeks blushed in the cold winter air"

    Synonyms:
    flush, redden, crimson

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. blush

    Synonyms:
    bloom, color, carnation, complexion, aspect, shame, confusion, guiltiness, self-reproach

    Antonyms:
    innocence, purity, guiltlessness, unconsciousness, boldness, effrontery

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blush(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    redden (in the cheeks), color

  2. blush(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reddening (of the cheeks), suffusion of the face

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "blush":

    redness, blushing

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How to use blush in a sentence?

  1. Mark Warner:

    This is one more example of one of the President's closest allies lying about their ties to Russia and Russians, in this first blush looking, just remarkable that you have the President's personal lawyer still dealing on a Trump Tower project through the whole campaign, through 2017.

  2. William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice, Act II Scene 6:

    But love is blind and lovers cannot see The pretty follies that themselves commit; For if they could, Cupid himself would blush To see me thus transformed to a boy.

  3. Charles de LEUSSE:

    A kiss on one cheek makes her blush both cheeks. (Un bisou sur une joue Fait rougir les deux joues)

  4. Mary McCarthy:

    In verity we are the poor. This humanity we would claim for ourselves is the legacy, not only of the Enlightenment, but of the thousands and thousands of European peasants and poor townspeople who came here bringing their humanity and their sufferings with them. It is the absence of a stable upper class that is responsible for much of the vulgarity of the American scene. Should we blush before the visitor for this deficiency?

  5. Attorney General WilliamBarr:

    Its really something the National Enquirer would blush if they printed so we know that it was used four times by the United States government.

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