lush lush  /ˈləʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
  2. (adj) produced or growing in extreme abundance
  3. (adj) characterized by extravagance and profusion
  4. (adj) full of juice

Usage(s):

  1. Trees have been planted, the lawns have been tidied and are lush, despite the broken concrete and glass that litters nearby playgrounds.
  2. In the warm months, the lush and rolling countryside surrounding Florence is the perfect spot for lovers to stroll.
  3. Meier has added lush new 3-D graphics and a host of minigames within the game.

News

  1. Win free landscaping with 16 Curb Appeal

    A lush garden full of blooming flowers and lots of green leaves is just a dream for many.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WNDU 16 South Bend

  2. Sonoma Winery Starlite Vineyards Releases 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

    Lush tannins, layers of silky depth make 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon one of the most anticipated vintages in winery’s history. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10842037.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. A Green Sahara

    Study finds ancient North Africa was much more lush than previously thought Today the Sahara is a vast desert spanning more than 3.5 million square miles in northern Africa. But as recently as 6,000 years ago it was a verdant landscape, with sprawling vegetation and numerous lakes. Ancient cave paintings in the region depict hippos in watering holes, and roving herds of elephants and giraffes—a ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Technology Review

Quotes

  1. McEwan praised director Joe Wright's "lush visual sense" and "real sense and eye for instinct, for the emotional heart."
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Ian McEwan Source: FOXNews

  2. Fletcher writes that the England coaching staff were "interested in what the Pakistanis were doing with the ball". "We could not understand how they were able to get it to reverse swing so early in the innings. With the lush outfields it had...
    on Oct 30, 2007 By: Duncan Fletcher Source: ABC Online

  3. In a recent interview with SPIN.com, DEFTONES frontman Chino Moreno stated about the new CD, "The dynamics DEFTONES are known for - aggressive overtones and lush openness. They're on opposite sides of the spectrum, but we meld them together without...
    on May 5, 2010 By: Chino Moreno Source: Blabbermouth.net

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