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blush
British English: /blʌʃ/
American English: /bləʃ/

Translation of blush in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    erröten [formal]
    make somebody blush
    jemanden erröten [formal] od. rot werden lassen
  • 2
    (be ashamed)
    sich schämen (at bei)

noun

  • 1
    (reddening)
    Erröten, das [formal]
    spare somebody's blushes
    jemanden nicht in Verlegenheit bringen
  • 2
    (rosy glow)
    Röte, die
    the blush of dawn
    [literary]
    der rosige Schimmer der Morgenröte

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