flush


flush (http://definr.com/flush)

     adj 1: of a surface exactly even with an adjoining one, forming the
            same plane; "a door flush with the wall"; "the bottom
            of the window is flush with the floor" [syn: flush(p)]
     2: having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value;
        "an affluent banker"; "a speculator flush with cash"; "not
        merely rich but loaded"; "moneyed aristocrats"; "wealthy
        corporations" [syn: affluent, loaded, moneyed, wealthy]
     n 1: the period of greatest prosperity or productivity [syn: flower,
           prime, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence]
     2: a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of
        good health [syn: bloom, blush, rosiness]
     3: sudden brief sensation of heat (associated with menopause
        and some mental disorders) [syn: hot flash]
     4: a poker hand with all 5 cards in the same suit
     5: the swift release of a store of affective force; "they got a
        great bang out of it"; "what a rush!"; "he does it for
        kicks" [syn: bang, boot, charge, rush, thrill, kick]
     6: a sudden rapid flow (as of water); "he heard the flush of a
        toilet"; "there was a little gush of blood"; "she attacked
        him with an outpouring of words" [syn: gush, outpouring]
     7: sudden reddening of the face (as from embarrassment or guilt
        or shame or modesty) [syn: blush]
     adv 1: squarely or solidly; "hit him flush in the face"
     2: in the same plane; "set it flush with the top of the table"
     v 1: turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame; "The girl blushed
          when a young man whistled as she walked by" [syn: blush,
           crimson, redden]
     2: flow freely; "The garbage flushed down the river"
     3: polish and make shiny; "buff the wooden floors"; "buff my
        shoes" [syn: buff, burnish, furbish]
     4: rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid; "flush the wound with
        antibiotics" [syn: scour]
     5: irrigate with water from a sluice; "sluice the earth" [syn:
        sluice]
     6: cause to flow or flood with or as if with water; "flush the
        meadows"