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1. flushed

adjective. ['ˈflʌʃt'] (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion.

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • red
  • reddened
  • colored
  • red-faced
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • achromatic
  • bloodless
  • colorlessness
  • white

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Words that Rhyme with Flushed

  • crushed
  • brushed
  • blushed
  • rushed
  • hushed
  • gushed

Example sentences of the word flushed


1. Verb, past participle
Plug the pump in and the head and tubing will be flushed with clean water.

2. Adjective
Too much may cause itchy and flushed skin, upset stomach and liver damage.

Quotes containing the word flushed


1. The door banged open, and Eve rushed out, flushed and mussed and still buttoning her shirt. 'It's not what you think,' she said. 'It was just—oh, okay, whatever, it was exactly what you think. Now, what?
- Rachel Caine, Lord of Misrule

2. This is the concentration camp and crematorium at Auschwitz. This is where people were turned into numbers. Into this pond were flushed the ashes of some four million people. And that was not done by gas. It was done by arrogance. It was done by dogma. It was done by ignorance. When people believe that they have absolute knowledge, with no test in reality, this is how they behave.
- Jacob Bronowski, The Ascent of Man

2. flushed

adjective. ['ˈflʌʃt'] having the pinkish flush of health.

Synonyms

  • rose-cheeked
  • rosy
  • healthy

Antonyms

  • natural
  • impartial
  • achromatic color
  • gain
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