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  1. a person who blushes.
  2. Also called blush, blush-on. a cosmetic similar to rouge, used to add color to the cheeks.
  3. an edible mushroom, Amanita rubescens, that turns from yellow to red when touched.

Origin of blusher

First recorded in 1655–65; blush + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  1. a cosmetic applied to the face to imbue it with a rosy colour
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