from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British Cuttings or slips of a plant suitable for hedges.
- n. Chiefly British A hedge consisting of these plant cuttings or slips.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Grown from cuttings planted directly into the ground
- n. The cuttings used, or the hedge produced by this method
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A living plant set to grow, esp. when set for a hedge; specifically, the hawthorn.
- adj. Made of quickset.
- transitive v. To plant with living shrubs or trees for a hedge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Made of quickset.
- n. A living plant set to grow, particularly for a hedge; hawthorn planted for a hedge.
- To plant with living shrubs or trees for a hedge or fence: as, to quickset a ditch.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. cuttings of plants set in the ground to grow as hawthorn for hedges or vines
- adj. grown from cuttings planted directly in the ground
quick, alive + set1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)