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bush1

bush1

 
pronunciation:
bUsh
phrases:
beat about the bush, beat around the bush
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a low plant having many woody branches; shrub.
 
synonyms:
shrub, shrubbery
similar words:
growth, scrub, tree, underbrush, undergrowth
definition 2: a thick mass or growth of bushes.
synonyms:
brush, shrubbery, thicket
similar words:
bramble, brier, scrub, underbrush, undergrowth
definition 3: an area of uncultivated, mostly uninhabited land, usu. covered densely with bushes or other plants (usu. prec. by the).
synonyms:
wild
similar words:
brush, plain, prairie, range, scrub
phrase: beat about the bush
phrase: beat around the bush
derivation: bushlike (adj.)
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