Blush means to turn red, usually in the face, from shyness or embarrassment.(verb)
A person's face turning red because someone walks in on them while showering is an example of to blush.
The definition of a blush is when the face becomes red either from shame or shyness.(noun)
A woman's face turning red after being told she's beautiful is an example of a blush.
See blush in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME blushen, to shine brightly, blush, glance < OE blyscan; akin to blyse, torch < IE *bhles-, shine > blaze
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intransitive verb blushed, blush·ing, blush·es
Origin: Middle English blushen
Origin: , from Old English blyscan; see bhel-1 in Indo-European roots.
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