Verboticism: Blushoff

'Eeek! Does that mean what I think it means?'

DEFINITION: n. The embarrassing situation which occurs when a someone says "I love you" and you cannot say it back because you don't "love them", you just "like them". v. To feel uncomfortable when someone says "I love you."

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Created by: TJayzz

Pronunciation: Bluu-sh-off

Sentence: When Richard declared his undying love for Anna, she was mortified and a little embarrassed. Although she liked him, she had to give him the blushoff as there was no way she could think of him as anything other than a friend.

Etymology: Blush(to be embarrassed) Play on give someone the brush off.

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Comments: Blushoff

mweinmann - 2009-02-10: 09:37:00
cute and hits the meaning well.

Jabberwocky - 2009-02-10: 10:24:00

silveryaspen - 2009-02-10: 17:36:00

Mustang - 2009-02-10: 21:31:00