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Meaning & Definition of Flush in English

English

Flush

/fləʃ/

noun

1. The period of greatest prosperity or productivity

    synonym:
  • flower
  • ,
  • prime
  • ,
  • peak
  • ,
  • heyday
  • ,
  • bloom
  • ,
  • blossom
  • ,
  • efflorescence
  • ,
  • flush

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

    synonym:
  • bloom
  • ,
  • blush
  • ,
  • flush
  • ,
  • rosiness

3. Sudden brief sensation of heat (associated with menopause and some mental disorders)

    synonym:
  • hot flash
  • ,
  • flush

4. A poker hand with all 5 cards in the same suit

    synonym:
  • flush

5. The swift release of a store of affective force

  • "They got a great bang out of it"
  • "What a boot!"
  • "He got a quick rush from injecting heroin"
  • "He does it for kicks"
    synonym:
  • bang
  • ,
  • boot
  • ,
  • charge
  • ,
  • rush
  • ,
  • flush
  • ,
  • thrill
  • ,
  • kick

6. A sudden rapid flow (as of water)

  • "He heard the flush of a toilet"
  • "There was a little gush of blood"
  • "She attacked him with an outpouring of words"
    synonym:
  • flush
  • ,
  • gush
  • ,
  • outpouring

7. Sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment or guilt or shame or modesty)

    synonym:
  • blush
  • ,
  • flush

verb

1. Turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame

  • "The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by"
    synonym:
  • blush
  • ,
  • crimson
  • ,
  • flush
  • ,
  • redden

2. Flow freely

  • "The garbage flushed down the river"
    synonym:
  • flush

3. Glow or cause to glow with warm color or light

  • "The sky flushed with rosy splendor"
    synonym:
  • flush

4. Make level or straight

  • "Level the ground"
    synonym:
  • flush
  • ,
  • level
  • ,
  • even out
  • ,
  • even

5. Rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid

  • "Flush the wound with antibiotics"
  • "Purge the old gas tank"
    synonym:
  • flush
  • ,
  • scour
  • ,
  • purge

6. Irrigate with water from a sluice

  • "Sluice the earth"
    synonym:
  • sluice
  • ,
  • flush

7. Cause to flow or flood with or as if with water

  • "Flush the meadows"
    synonym:
  • flush

adjective

1. 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"
    synonym:
  • flush(p)

2. Having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value

  • "An affluent banker"
  • "A speculator flush with cash"
  • "Not merely rich but loaded"
  • "Moneyed aristocrats"
  • "Wealthy corporations"
    synonym:
  • affluent
  • ,
  • flush
  • ,
  • loaded
  • ,
  • moneyed
  • ,
  • wealthy

adverb

1. Squarely or solidly

  • "Hit him flush in the face"
    synonym:
  • flush

2. In the same plane

  • "Set it flush with the top of the table"
    synonym:
  • flush