bushy

(redirected from bushier)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

bush·y

 (bo͝osh′ē)
adj. bush·i·er, bush·i·est
1. Consisting of or covered with bushes: bushy plants; a bushy area.
2. Thick and shaggy: a bushy head of hair.

bush′i·ly adv.
bush′i·ness n.

bushy

(ˈbʊʃɪ)
adj, bushier or bushiest
1. (Horticulture) covered or overgrown with bushes
2. thick and shaggy: bushy eyebrows.
ˈbushily adv
ˈbushiness n

bushy

(ˈbʊʃɪ) or

bushie

n, pl bushies
1. a person who lives in the bush
2. an unsophisticated uncouth person
3. a member of a bush fire brigade

bush•y

(ˈbʊʃ i)

adj. bush•i•er, bush•i•est.
1. resembling a bush; thick and shaggy: bushy whiskers.
2. full of or overgrown with bushes.
[1350–1400]
bush′i•ly, adv.
bush′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bushy - used of hair; thick and poorly groomed; "bushy locks"; "a shaggy beard"
ungroomed - not neat and smart in appearance; "he was wrinkled and ungroomed, with a two-day beard"; "ungroomed hair"
2.bushy - resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading
branchy - having many branches; "a branchy tree trunk"

bushy

Translations
مُدغل، كَثيفُ الحاجِبَيْن
huňatýhustý
busket
loîinn
sık ve gür

bushy

[ˈbʊʃɪ] ADJ (bushier (compar) (bushiest (superl))) [plant] → parecido a un arbusto; [ground] → lleno de arbustos; [hair] → espeso, tupido; [beard, eyebrows] → poblado

bushy

[ˈbʊʃi ˈbʊʃi] adj
[eyebrows] → broussailleux/euse, touffu(e); [tail] → touffu(e)
[plant] → épais(se)

bushy

adj (+er)buschig

bushy

[ˈbʊʃɪ] adj (plant, tail, beard) → folto/a; (eyebrows) → irsuto/a

bush

(buʃ) noun
1. a growing thing between a tree and a plant in size. a rose bush.
2. (in Australia, Africa etc) wild uncultivated country.
ˈbushy adjective
thick and spreading. bushy eyebrows; a bushy tail.
References in periodicals archive ?
This will result in bushier, stronger flowering plants.
The chances are it was simply a case of the pot being too small - the shops put a lot of plants into one pot to make them look bushier and more attractive.
Dahlia AYOU can trim it as soon as it finishes flowering to encourage it to produce bushier fresh shoots.
For example, some people believe squirrels grow bushier tails or hoard more nuts when a bad winter is coming.
Pruned plants will be bushier with more, albeit smaller, blooms.
THE Chelsea Flower Show is around the corner and in the garden this serves as a reminder to do the Chelsea chop - cutting back perennials in their stride to make them bushier and less likely to flop over.
Penelope, 41, star of new film Zoolander 2, is setting the trend for more natural, bushier brows.
With Salvia guaranitica, taking out the apical shoot and cutting back the laterals to two or three nodes from the main branches ensures a shorter, bushier plant.
Grow in full sun, water regularly, and pinch off flowers for bushier growth.
Professor Douglas Kell of the University of Manchester argues that doubling root biomass by breeding crops with longer, bushier root systems that penetrate a further metre into the soil could potentially harvest twice as much carbon from the atmosphere.
They're bushier and also don't drop their needles, plus have wonderfully fragrant cones.
important factors, and that the one in Bushier is one of the safest nuclear