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English definition of “blush”

blush

verb [I]  /blʌʃ/ us  

blush verb [I] (REDDEN)

to become redder or darker in the face, usually from embarrassment: He blushed at the thought of what he’d done.

blush

noun  /blʌʃ/ us  

blush noun (RED COLOR)

[C] a red color on the face, usually from embarrassment

blush noun (MAKEUP)

[U] a substance, often a powder, put on the face to add a slightly red color
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