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erubescent Line breaks: eru|bes¦cent
Pronunciation: /ˌɛrʊˈbɛs(ə)nt/

Definition of erubescent in English:

adjective

rare
Reddening; blushing.
Example sentences
  • Sharazon ran a hand over Kira's cheek, feeling her erubescent gaze seeing into his very soul.
  • I found myself sharing a room with three sleep deprived revelers, who enthusiastically briefed me on the previous night's activity, which consisted primarily of inhaling massive quantities of wine from a goatskin bag, the erubescent liquid invariably cascading profusely down their white linen shirts.

Origin

Mid 18th century: from Latin erubescent- 'blushing', from the verb erubescere, from e- (variant of ex-) 'out' + rubescere 'redden' (from rubere 'be red').

Words that rhyme with erubescent

acquiescent, adolescent, albescent, Besant, coalescent, confessant, convalescent, crescent, depressant, effervescent, evanescent, excrescent, flavescent, fluorescent, immunosuppressant, incandescent, incessant, iridescent, juvenescent, lactescent, liquescent, luminescent, nigrescent, obsolescent, opalescent, pearlescent, phosphorescent, pubescent, putrescent, quiescent, suppressant, turgescent, virescent, viridescent

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