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Synonyms for blush

turn red



Synonyms for blush

to become red in the face

a fresh rosy complexion

a quick look

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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And as the baring duo galloped off for the finishing line, race officials and police gave chase, determined to spare blushes from the Royal Box.
Scottish were also grateful that Mee was unable to convert any of his four conversions while De Beer landed four goals from five attempts to spare blushes.
We're asking readers to have a picture taken in a tasteful pose with a strategically placed copy of the ECHO to spare blushes.
To spare blushes all around, let us call the couple Debs and Nigel and say only that Debs was admitted to a famous hospital in Cambridgeshire.