lush

Definitions

General English

Agriculture

  • adjective referring to vegetation which is thick and green

Slang

  • noun an alcoholic, habitual drunkard or heavy drinker. This is an American term, adopted by British speakers in the 1960s, which derived from an earlier British usage which had fallen into desuetude; from at least the 18th century until the early 20th century lush had been used to mean alcoholic drink.
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