noun see plush II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • plushness — See plushly. * * * …   Universalium

  • plushness — noun The characteristic of being plush …   Wiktionary

  • plush — I. noun Etymology: Middle French peluche Date: 1594 a fabric with an even pile longer and less dense than velvet pile II. adjective Date: circa 1645 1. relating to, resembling, or made of plush 2. a. notably luxurious b. rich …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • plush — plushed, adj. plushlike, adj. plushly, adv. plushness, n. /plush/, n., adj., plusher, plushest. n. 1. a fabric, as of silk, cotton, or wool, whose pile is more than 1/8 inch (0.3 cm) high. adj. 2. expensively or showily luxurious: the plushest… …   Universalium

  • brilliance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, Technicolor, ability, acuity, acuteness, address, adeptness, adroitness, airmanship, aptitude, aptness, artfulness, artisanship, artistry, aura, blare, blaze, blaze of glory, blazing light,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elaborateness — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, arabesque, baroque, baroqueness, brilliance, chinoiserie, elegance, fanciness, fineness, flamboyance, floridity, floridness, floweriness, glory, gorgeousness, grandeur, grandiosity, grandness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elegance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, acquired taste, amenities, appreciation of excellence, arabesque, attractiveness, baroque, baroqueness, beauteousness, beautifulness, beauty, beauty unadorned, bloom, breeding, brilliance, charm,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • glory — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, Beulah, Beulah Land, Heaven, Land of Beulah, O, Paradise, a better place, acclaim, accolade, adoration, adulation, annular muscle, annulus, anthelion, antisun, apotheosis, areola, aura, aureole,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grandeur — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, ampleness, amplitude, augustness, bigness, broadness, bulk, capaciousness, comprehensiveness, consequence, conspicuousness, copiousness, courtliness, dignifiedness, dignity, distinction,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lavishness — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, abundance, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, avalanche, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, brilliance, bumper crop, carpe diem, conspicuous consumption, copiousness, deluge,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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