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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blushful, blushing(a), red-facedadjective

    having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset

    "the blushing boy was brought before the Principal"; "her blushful beau"; "was red-faced with anger"

    Antonyms:
    composed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. blushingnoun

    Synonyms:
    blush, erubescence

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  1. List of paraphrases for "blushing":

    blush

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How to use blushing in a sentence?

  1. Laertius Diogenes:

    Blushing is the color of virtue.

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

    Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.

  3. Jonathan Swift:

    As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may make a fool seem a man of sense.

  4. Jerome K. Jerome:

    Some people are under the impression that all that is required to make a good fisherman is the ability to tell lies easily and without blushing; but this is a mistake. Mere bald fabrication is useless; the veriest tyro can manage that. It is in the circumstantial detail, the embellishing touches of probability, the general air of scrupulous -- almost of pedantic -- veracity, that the experienced angler is seen.


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