lush

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Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
lush

Comparative
lusher

Superlative
lushest

  1. (of vegetation) If vegetation is lush, it is dense and abundant in growth.
  2. If something is lush, it is very rich and provides great sensory pleasure.
  3. (British) (slang) If a person is lush, he or she is sexually, attractive.
    Boys with long hair are lush!
  4. (British) (Canada) (slang) If something is lush, it is amazing, cool or fantastic.
    Your voice is lush, Lucy! I could listen to it all day!

Noun[change]

Singular
lush

Plural
lushes

  1. (slang) A lush is a habitual heavy drinker.

Verb[change]

Plain form
lush

Third-person singular
lushes

Past tense
lushed

Past participle
lushed

Present participle
lushing

  1. (transitive) If you lush, you drink liquor to excess.