What does the word lush mean?

Usage examples for lush

  1. The sun fell in mottled luminousness across its face of tempered gray and from the orchard where the lush grass grew knee- high came the cheery whistle of a Bob- white. – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford
  2. The verdant meadows stretched far away rich in the lush grass and many flowers that dotted them with touches of light. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  3. Many of us know that country about Abbeville well, the lush meadows and clumps of trees not so unlike our own river scenery. – From a Terrace in Prague by Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker