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lush

1. n. liquor. Who’s bringing the lush to the party?
2. and lush up in. to drink alcohol to excess. We sat lushing up for an hour waiting for the plane. I just want to get my feet up and lush for a while.
3. n. a drunkard. There were four confirmed lushes at the party, but they all passed out and didn’t bother us much.

lush up

verb
See lush
See also: lush, up
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It's impressionistic, in the popular sense, it's all light and mood too, but Bodman always knows when to pull back from too much lushness.
A healthy, active body is like dark, living loam, a place where ideas and feelings can thrive, a place that fosters tranquility, balance, and lushness.
But like the summer in Maine, they have brief seasons that are filled with color and lushness.
Philips Galle's prints have a tonal lushness that is lacking in the engravings of Pieter van der Heyden or Frans Hogenberg.
With higher rainfall than most of the region's islands, Kefalonia manages to retain a green lushness often even into the summer.
From the lushness of late summer through the glories of fall and now into the gray of winter, one thing has remained constant: the steady stream of runners--men and women, young and old, professors and students, the sleek and the dumpy--all huffing and puffing their way to some ideal of health or beauty.
Hair will definitely grow back, but don't expect the same lushness of youth, as some of the follicles would have been destroyed and these can't be saved," Dr.
The midsummer lushness practically blots the tunnel from view.
It is the lushness and languid nature of her aesthetic that has allowed Pool to explore such taboo themes as homosexuality, bisexual menage a trois and incest without alienating viewers, critics or peers.
There are two kinds of false lashes: full ones (the kind you apply to your whole lashline) and individual lashes (to add lushness where you want it).
Now one of the seediest parts of Sao Paulo, its former affluence can be detected in the majestic Estacao da Luz and lushness of the neighbouring park.
THE TRAIN PULLS AWAY FROM THE TOWN OF AGUAS CALIENTES INTO the semi-tropical lushness alongside the winding Unibamba river.
The Lahti group has a sound somewhere between the large lushness of the London Symphony (Davis) and the small intimacy of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe (Berglund), a sound well suited for these three lushly intimate works.
The lushness will be maintained and the new courtyard will be visually available to all the neighbors.
But while it's had some rave reviews in the computer press (with one reviewer calling it "a really lush disk"), the lushness doesn't extend to the sound and video.