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ablush

[uh-bluhsh] /əˈblʌʃ/
adjective
1.
blushing; reddened.
Origin of ablush
1850-1855
1850-55; a-1 + blush
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  • In place of the tavern a cotton-field was ablush with blossoms.

    The Cavalier George Washington Cable
  • Cherry and apple trees drooped over the wall; these had ceased blossoming, but a tangle of wild-rose bushes was all ablush.

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  • Presently Rowena returned, all ablush with joyous excitement, and begged for a rereading of the letter.

    The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

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