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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TRYING TIMES n Simon Danielli scores to spare blushes and, below, Sean Lamont goes on rampage
But men heavily romancing women who are very obviously men, doesn't universally spare blushes.
I was sitting next to a Frenchman, who had best remain unnamed to spare blushes, and towards the end of the meal, one of our hosts, Brough Scott, leaned across the table to chat to his guest.