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Flush Flush, v. t.
To cause by flow; to draw water from, or pour it over or
through (a pond, meadow, sewer, etc.); to cleanse by means of
a rush of water.
Flush Flush, v. i. (Mining)
(a) To operate a placer mine, where the continuous supply of
water is insufficient, by holding back the water, and
releasing it periodically in a flood.
(b) To fill underground spaces, especially in coal mines,
with material carried by water, which, after drainage,
constitutes a compact mass.
FlushFlush Flush, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flushed; p. pr. & vb. n.
Flushing.] [Cf. OE. fluschen to fly up, penetrate, F. fluz
a flowing, E. flux, dial. Sw. flossa to blaze, and E. flash;
perh. influenced by blush. [root]84.]
1. To flow and spread suddenly; to rush; as, blood flushes
into the face.
The flushing noise of many waters. --Boyle.
It flushes violently out of the cock. --Mortimer.
2. To become suddenly suffused, as the cheeks; to turn red;
3. To snow red; to shine suddenly; to glow.
In her cheek, distemper flushing glowed. --Milton.
4. To start up suddenly; to take wing as a bird.
Flushing from one spray unto another. --W. Browne. FlushFlush Flush, a.
1. Full of vigor; fresh; glowing; bright.
With all his crimes broad blown, as flush as May.
2. Affluent; abounding; well furnished or suppled; hence,
Lord Strut was not very flush in ready. --Arbuthnot.
3. (Arch. & Mech.) Unbroken or even in surface; on a level
with the adjacent surface; forming a continuous surface;
as, a flush panel; a flush joint.
4. (Card Playing) Consisting of cards of one suit.
(a) A screw bolt whose head is countersunk, so as to be
flush with a surface.
(b) A sliding bolt let into the face or edge of a door, so
as to be flush therewith.
Flush deck. (Naut.) See under Deck, n., 1.
Flush tank, a water tank which can be emptied rapidly for
flushing drainpipes, etc.
Flush Flush, adv.
So as to be level or even.
FlushFlush Flush, n.
1. A sudden flowing; a rush which fills or overflows, as of
water for cleansing purposes.
In manner of a wave or flush. --Ray.
2. A suffusion of the face with blood, as from fear, shame,
modesty, or intensity of feeling of any kind; a blush; a
The flush of angered shame. --Tennyson.
3. Any tinge of red color like that produced on the cheeks by
a sudden rush of blood; as, the flush on the side of a
peach; the flush on the clouds at sunset.
4. A sudden flood or rush of feeling; a thrill of excitement.
animation, etc.; as, a flush of joy.
5. A flock of birds suddenly started up or flushed.
6. [From F. or Sp. flux. Cf. Flux.] A hand of cards of the
Meaning of Flush from wikipedia
- Look up flush
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Flush
, Kansas, a community
in the United States Flush
cut, a type of cut made with...
- A flush toilet
as a flushing
toilet, water closet
(WC)– see also toilet
names) is a toilet
of human waste
- rules, or under
as part of a five-high straight
or straight flush
are not ranked, so hands
by suit alone
are of equal
- A flush
is a hand of playing cards where
are of the same suit. There
are different types
- Alcohol flush reaction
is a condition
a person develops flushes
****ociated with erythema
on the face, neck, shoulders, and in some...
is to become markedly
red in the face and often other areas
of the skin, from various physiological
- up royal flush
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Royal Flush
to: Royal flush
(poker hand), an ace-high straight flush Royal Flush
- Look up flushing
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Flushing
, Cornwall, a village
in the United Kingdom Flushing
, Queens, New York...
- A dual flush toilet
is a variation
of the flush toilet
that uses two buttons
or a handle mechanism
to flush different amounts
of water. The purpose
is a neighborhood
in the north-central portion
of the New York City borough
of Queens. The neighborhood
is the fourth-largest central