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BLUSHING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does blushing mean? 

BLUSHING (adjective)
  The adjective BLUSHING has 1 sense:

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

  Familiarity information: BLUSHING used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BLUSHING (adjective)


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Meaning:

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

Synonyms:

blushful; blushing; red-faced

Context examples:

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

Similar:

discomposed (having your composure disturbed)


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