Brushiness Brush"i*ness, n. The quality of resembling a brush; brushlike condition; shagginess. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • brushiness — noun The state or condition of being brushy …   Wiktionary

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  • brush — brush1 brushable, adj. brusher, n. brushlike, adj. /brush/, n. 1. an implement consisting of bristles, hair, or the like, set in or attached to a handle, used for painting, cleaning, polishing, grooming, etc. 2. one of a pair of devices… …   Universalium

  • brushy — brushy1 /brush ee/, adj., brushier, brushiest. resembling a brush, esp. in roughness or shagginess. [1680 90; BRUSH1 + Y1] brushy2 brushiness, n. /brush ee/, adj., brushier, brushiest. covered or overgrown with brush or brushwood. [1650 60;… …   Universalium

  • brushy — [brush′ē] adj. brushier, brushiest 1. bristly; brushlike; bushy 2. covered with brushwood or underbrush brushiness n …   English World dictionary

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