adjective, lush·er, lush·est.
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Origin of lush1
OTHER WORDS FROM lushlushly, adverblushness, noun
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Definition for lush (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of lush2
Example sentences from the Web for lush
Though the dream is to land somewhere like the Hills, with its lush green lawns and indecent wealthiness, cramped apartments or weird houses with hot-pink dining rooms in the Valley will do for now.
In the midafternoon slog of spreadsheets and deadlines, we tend to conjure up more pleasant scenes, like lush beaches with generously poured margaritas.
The rendezvous was a beautiful piece of land with lush grasses, a small stream, and a forested foothill in the background.How to hunt for star-nosed moles (and their holes)|Kenneth Catania|September 15, 2020|Popular Science
Every minute of it is crowded with beauty, from the stunning visuals to the beautiful, lush score by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz.
The material flows really well and has the lush properties of high-end fabric.How a Wasteland Shrub Is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Fashion|Daniel Malloy|August 28, 2020|Ozy
The forests were lush and filled with life, from giant snakes to monkeys.
The sounds are less mechanical and more lush, more concert hall than dance floor.
From the height of 700 feet, a lush uniform green obscured the destruction unfolding below him.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But most of her interpretative choices are sound, even on a song with challenging psychological depths such as “Lush Life.”
Some day we will have a proper book on Tove Jansson the fine artist, with lush reproductions of her work.
He seemed to recall a state of lush, sybaritic softness, in pre-silicate times.Old Friends Are the Best|Jack Sharkey
Down through the lush vegetation, the cylinder felt its way, dropping very slowly.Spacewrecked on Venus|Neil R. Jones
They would sit down in the lush grass of a shady green lane, close to a pool where the bull-frogs croaked.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
The grass grows lush in the meadows and tangles in the hills that almost surround it.Historic Fredericksburg|John T. Goolrick
Several times I saw him coming up whistling softly with a lush air of subdued and happy reminiscence.Tramping on Life|Harry Kemp