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Date: 1500-1600
Origin: Probably from FLUSH1

flush

3 adjective
     
flush3
1 if two surfaces are flush, they are at exactly the same level, so that the place where they meet is flat
flush with
Make sure that the cupboard is flush with the wall.
2 [not before noun] informal if someone is flush, they have plenty of money to spend:
I'm feeling flush at the moment.

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