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Meaning of LUSH

Pronunciation:  lush

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
  2. [adj]  produced or growing in extreme abundance; "their riotous blooming"
  3. [adj]  full of juice; "lush fruits"; "succulent roast beef"; "succulent plants with thick fleshy leaves"
  4. [adj]  characterized by extravagance and profusion; "a lavish buffet"; "a lucullan feast"

LUSH is a 4 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: abundant, alcoholic, boozer, dipsomaniac, exuberant, juicy, lavish, lucullan, luxuriant, plush, plushy, profuse, rich, riotous, soaker, souse, succulent
 See Also: drunk, drunkard, inebriate, rummy, sot



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Lush\, a. [Prob. an abbrev. of lushious, fr. luscious.]
    Full of juice or succulence. --Tennyson.
          How lush and lusty the grass looks! how green! --Shak.
  2. \Lush\, n. [Etymol uncertain; said to be fr. Lushington,
    name of a London brewer.]
    Liquor, esp. intoxicating liquor; drink. [Slang]
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