Rushiness
Rushiness Rush"i*ness, n. [From {Rushy}.] The quality or state of abounding with rushes. [1913 Webster]

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  • rushiness — rushˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑rush * * * ˈrushiness rare 0. [f. rushy a.1] ‘A being full of or having Rushes’ (Bailey, 1730) …   Useful english dictionary

  • rushy — rushiness, n. /rush ee/, adj., rushier, rushiest. 1. abounding with rushes or their stems. 2. covered or strewn with rushes. 3. consisting or made of rushes. 4. rushlike. [1350 1400; ME; see RUSH2, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • rushy — adjective abounding in rushes a rushy marsh • Similar to: ↑wooded • Derivationally related forms: ↑rush * * * ˈrəshē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: Middle Engli …   Useful english dictionary

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