Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: lush (lusher,lushest)  lúsh
  1. Produced or growing in extreme abundance
    - exuberant, luxuriant, profuse, riotous
     
  2. Having strong sexual appeal
    - juicy, luscious, red-hot, toothsome, voluptuous, bootylicious [US]
     
  3. Ostentatiously rich and superior in quality
    "these architecture magazines are full of the lush interiors of the rich and famous";
    - deluxe, gilded, grand, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuous, luxury
     
  4. Tender and full of juice
    "lush fruits";
    - succulent
     
  5. [Brit] (informal) sexually attractive
Noun: lush  lúsh
Usage: N. Amer
  1. A person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
    - alcoholic, alky [informal], dipsomaniac, boozer [informal], soaker [informal], souse [informal], tosspot, alkie [informal], dipso [informal], winebibber [archaic], drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino

Derived forms: lushest, lusher, lushes

See also: abundant, juicy, rich, sexy

Type of: drinker, imbiber, juicer, soak, sponge, toper

Encyclopedia: Lush