|1.||[ adjective ] (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion|
|Synonyms:||red flushed reddened crimson aflame|
"crimson with fury" "turned red from exertion" "with puffy reddened eyes" "red-faced and violent" "flushed (or crimson) with embarrassment"
|2.||[ adjective ] having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset|
"the blushing boy was brought before the Principal" "her blushful beau" "was red-faced with anger"