how to pronounce lush

/ˈlʌʃ/

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The above transcription of lush is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lush is pronounced in one syllable

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lʌʃ

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An example use of lush in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and spawned lush wetlands and oak groves …”

meanings of lush

adjective:

  1. Mellow; soft; (of ground or soil) easily turned; fertile.
  2. Juicy, succulent.
  3. Thriving; rife; sumptuous.
  4. Amazing, cool, fantastic, wicked.
  5. Lax; slack; limp; flexible.
  6. Savoury, delicious.
  7. Dense, teeming with life; luxuriant.
  8. Beautiful, sexy.

noun:

  1. Intoxicating liquor.
  2. A person who enjoys talking about themselves.
  3. Drunkard, sot, alcoholic.

verb:

  1. To drink (liquor) to excess.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to lush

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