from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Abounding in boughs.
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She used to take her books there, and sit for hours reading on a mossy bank under one of the boughy beeches, with Argus at her feet.
If we did not hear, however, we did listen, not without a reasonable expectation; that at least I have to tell, -- only some utterly uncivilized, big-throated owl hooted loud and dismally in the drear and boughy wilderness, plainly not nervous about his solitary life, nor afraid to hear the echoes of his voice there.
Perch*d on the ccdar*s topmoft boughy And gay wkft gilded wings.