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Blush
Blushing
Dictionaries
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Blush
Blush [Heb. kālam—‘feel humiliated’] (Ezr. 9:6; Isa. 1:29; Jer. 6:15; 8:12). In contrast to Ezra, the people of God mentioned by Isaiah and Jeremiah were not ashamed of their iniquities as they ought to have been. Thus the Lord determined to teach them the shame of their acts by humiliating them in
Compton’s Encyclopedia
Blushing
Blushinga brief, involuntary reddening of the face and sometimes the neck brought about especially from embarrassment, shame, modesty, or confusion; dilation of blood vessels close to surface of skin causes a rosy appearance; also a reaction to sudden heat, such as flush caused by hot flashes, which