Thick and distributing like a bush
- used of locks; dense and defectively groomed
- resembling a bush in-being thickly branched and spreading
- Thick and dispersing, like a bush.
- saturated in bushes; overgrowing with bushes.
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Name Origin: Shakespearean
Name Gender: Male
late 14c., "overgrown with shrubs," from bush (letter.) + -y (2). Of tresses, etc., from 1610s. Related: Bushiness.
(a.) Thick and spreading, like a bush.
- (a.) filled with bushes; overgrowing with bushes.
The single species, which is a native of western and southern Australia, is about the size of an English squirrel, to which its long bushy tail gives it some resemblance; but it lives entirely on the ground, especially in sterile sandy districts, feeding on ants.