- Main Entry: 2blush
- Function:intransitive verb
- Etymology:Middle English blusshen, from Old English blyscan to redden; akin to Old English blysa flame, Old High German bluhhen to burn brightly
- Date:15th century
2 : to feel shame or embarrassment
Jeremiah 8:12 Were they ashamed when they committed abomination? No, they were not at all ashamed; they did not know how to blush.