1. (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion (Freq. 2)

crimson with fury


turned red from exertion


with puffy reddened eyes


red-faced and violent


flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment

Syn: ↑crimson, ↑red, ↑reddened, ↑flushed
Similar to: ↑colored, ↑coloured, ↑colorful
Derivationally related forms: ↑redness (for: ↑red)
2. having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset

the blushing boy was brought before the Principal


her blushful beau


was red-faced with anger

Syn: ↑blushful, ↑blushing
Similar to: ↑discomposed

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