Definition of blushingly in English:



  • See blush

    • ‘When the photographer suggests that she remove her gilet for the shot, Lauren blushingly demurs on the grounds that her bra can be seen through her sweater.’
    • ‘I remember giving Bernie a big hug afterwards, as he blushingly folded away his piece of crumpled paper.’
    • ‘They giggle and whisper to each other, as cool and direct and blushingly unnerving as any group of pretty teenagers.’
    • ‘She reveals the good and the embarrassing in equal measure, but the more blushingly confessional she gets, the more candid, unrefined and gloriously nasty the record sounds.’
    • ‘Then she blushingly added, ‘Sir, you have wrestled well, and overthrown more than your enemies.’’