One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘Mademoiselle was all ablush with delight at the discovery that she was not an old woman after all, but on occasion could still look as girlish as she felt.’
- ‘Presently Rowena returned, all ablush with joyous excitement, and begged for a rereading of the letter.’
- ‘Start with careful examination of a baby's gums: it's quite possible that they look swelled and ablush.’
- ‘As this issue of TIME closed, our editorial staff discovered it had some lovely reasons for an impromptu party: three orchid-decked researchers ablush and abeam with plans for marriage.’
- ‘There doesn't seem to be a blushing smiley on this forum, but trust me, I am all ablush!’
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