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Meaning of BUSHY

Pronunciation:  'bûshee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading
  2. [adj]  used of hair; thick and poorly groomed; "bushy locks"; "a shaggy beard"

BUSHY is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: branchy, shaggy, spreading(a), ungroomed



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bush"y\, a. [From 1st {Bush}.]
1. Thick and spreading, like a bush. ``Bushy eyebrows.''

2. Full of bushes; overgrowing with shrubs.

         Dingle, or bushy dell, of this wild wood. --Milton.

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