blush

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blush

1. a reddish or pinkish tinge
2. a cloudy area on the surface of freshly applied gloss paint
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At such moments, the more Aglaya blushed, the angrier she grew with herself; and this was clearly expressed in her eyes, which flashed like fire.
Hebe blushed, and for answer whispered something too sweet to tell.
When Oblonsky asked Levin what had brought him to town, Levin blushed, and was furious with himself for blushing, because he could not answer, "I have come to make your sister-in-law an offer," though that was precisely what he had come for.