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Definition of Flush
Verb: flush flúsh
- Turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
"The girl flushed when a young man whistled as she walked by";
- blush, crimson, redden
- Flow freely
"The garbage flushed down the river"
- Glow or cause to glow with warm colour or light
"the sky flushed with rosy splendour"
- Make level or straight
"flush the ground";
- level, even out, even
- Rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid
"flush the wound with antibiotics";
- scour, purge
- Irrigate with water from a sluice
- Cause to flow or flood with or as if with water
"flush the meadows"
- The period of greatest prosperity or productivity
- flower, prime, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence
- A rosy colour (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health
- bloom, blush, rosiness
- Sudden brief sensation of heat (associated with menopause and some mental disorders)
- hot flash [N. Amer], hot flush [Brit]
- A poker hand with all 5 cards in the same suit
- A sudden pleasurable excitement
- bang, boot, charge, rush, thrill, kick
- A sudden rapid flow (as of water)
"he heard the flush of a toilet";
- gush, outpouring
- Sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment, guilt, shame or modesty)
- Squarely or solidly
"hit him flush in the face"
- In the same plane
"set it flush with the top of the table"
- Of a surface exactly even with an adjoining one, forming the same plane
"a door flush with the wall"; "the bottom of the window is flush with the floor"
- Having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
"a speculator flush with cash";
- affluent, loaded, moneyed, wealthy
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