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While many of us simply flush and forget about it, our pee has the potential to be a valuable resource.

Tree-lined Madison Campground, managed by Xanterra, is the most centrally located and provides creature comforts like picnic tables, running water, and flush toilets for adventurous RV and tent campers.

Tuck the overhang under, pressing gently to make it flush with the edge of the pie plate, crimp as you like.

Ordinary water flushed through narrow tubes became denser and thicker, boiled at higher than normal temperatures and froze at much lower temperatures than usual.

It’s that time of year again, when the winter rains come flushing months’ worth of grime from San Diego’s streets through storm drains straight into the ocean.

He plucked them and flushed the feathers carefully, so as not to block up the toilets and draw attention.

The young fellow flushed with embarrassment and smiled uneasily.

Oddly enough, this disposing of contraband was the only time many flushed the toilets at all.

Indoor plumbing also requires somewhere for the flushed waste to go.

At the defense table, Edwards covered his flushed face with his hands.

She was flushed and felt intoxicated with the sound of her own voice and the unaccustomed taste of candor.

Father Gaspara was about to ask another question, when Ramona appeared in the doorway, flushed with running.

His face flushed with annoyance, and taking off his soft hat he began to beat it impatiently against his leg as he walked.

Blanche stood an instant looking into the lighted room and hesitating—flushed a little, smiling, extremely pretty.

Lady Maude advanced; she had really come in by accident; her head was bent, her eyelashes rested on her flushed cheeks.


On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flushed, such as: embarrassed, rosy, animated, aroused, blushing, and burning.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.