blush noun

ADJ. deep, fiery, hot, warm | faint

VERB + BLUSH produce His jokes produced blushes from the ladies. | hide She tried to hide her fiery blush.

BLUSH + VERB deepen | creep, rise, spread A deep blush spread from her head to her neck.

PREP. with/without a ~ She lowered her eyes with a deep blush. | ~ of a hot blush of embarrassment

PHRASES a blush comes to sb's cheeks/face, bring a blush to sb's cheeks/face, save/spare sb's blushes (= to save sb from an embarrassing situation)