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Synonyms for blush

turn red



Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for blush

to become red in the face

a fresh rosy complexion

a quick look

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for blush

a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health

sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment or guilt or shame or modesty)

turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame

become rosy or reddish

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This is matte, unlike most mineralized blushes, and a little goes a long way.
When I've not been at a launch or a lunch, I've been feeling flush and buying some of the best blushes for my kit.
Mousse, gel and cream blushes can be dabbed onto those apples of your cheeks and blended with your fingers.
It's an affliction associated with youth and typically decreases with age - although 30-year-old actress Katie Holmes admitted recently that she still blushes every time her husband Tom Cruise pays her a compliment.
Writing in the New Scientist, Frans de Waal said: "We're the only primate that (blushes) in response to embarrassing situations (shame) or when caught in a lie (guilt), and one wonders why we needed such an obvious signal to communicate these self-conscious feelings.
The line includes Powdations, Bronzers, Blushes, and Versatile colors, suitable for all skin types and tones.
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Her lumping together of such separate and diverse blushes undermines her more thoughtful criticism.