from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Overgrown with bushes.
- adjective Thick and shaggy.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A countryman.
- Full of bushes; overgrown with shrubs.
- Having many close twigs and branches; low and shrubby.
- Resembling a bush; thick and spreading like a bush: as, a bushy beard.
- In entomology, covered all round with long, erect hairs, as the antennæ of many msects.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Thick and spreading, like a bush.
- adjective Full of bushes; overgrowing with shrubs.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Like a
bushin having many widely spread branches.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading
- adjective used of hair; thick and poorly groomed
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July 15th, 2006 at 2: 24 pm kitchensinkwmds says: seixon forgets that bushy says putin has a beautiful soul! and bushy is never wrong!
It amazes me to no end how, even with MONUMENTAL evidence of corruption by this idiot president, there are STILL jackasses that think bushy is not doing anything wrong.
The tail of the raccoon is full and bushy, which is not true of the cat's tail.
It's kind of bushy and unkempt, though it's hard to tell whether it's a I-can't-be-bothered kind of thing, or you know, a look.
However, it should be said that urban "hipsters" have adopted many aspects of the stereotypically rural aesthetic, such as bushy beards, old flannel shirts, affinity for cheap beer, and a professed appreciation for country and folk music.
"Maybe [Toumai] is an indication that there were lots of different species of hominid that were reproductively isolated," says Don Johanson, a "bushy" theorist who discovered the 3 million-year-old "Lucy" bones in 1974.
The hook points out that Eberling is a tall, bald man who wore "bushy" toupees, and witnesses testified they saw a "bushy-haired" man near the Sheppard home on the morning after the murder.
Now used generally for remote rural areas ( "the bush") and scrubby forest. bushfire: wild fires: whether forest fires or grass fires. bushman/bushwoman: someone who lives an isolated existence, far from cities, "in the bush". (today: a "bushy") bushranger: an Australian "highwayman", who lived in the ` bush '-- scrub -- and attacked especially gold carrying coaches and banks.
The lower part produces a number of stalks or suckers, which diffuse the tree considerably, and form a kind of bushy forest.
The only thing I've ever criticized little Lourdes on was the eyebrows - I feel strongly that with those kind of bushy-eyebrow genes, it's never too young to start plucking, trust me.