I. adjective (brushier; -est) Date: 1567 covered with or abounding in brush or brushwood <
brushy hills
a brushy habitat
II. adjective (brushier; -est) Date: 1665 shaggy, rough <
a brushy moustache

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  • Brushy — Brushy, OK U.S. Census Designated Place in Oklahoma Population (2000): 787 Housing Units (2000): 319 Land area (2000): 26.090669 sq. miles (67.574519 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.058153 sq. miles (0.150615 sq. km) Total area (2000): 26.148822 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Brushy — Brush y, a. Resembling a brush; shaggy; rough. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • brushy — šabakštynas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Pamiškė, palaukė ar kt. vieta, gausiai, netvarkingai apaugusi krūmais. atitikmenys: angl. brushy; brushwood vok. Bruchwald, m; Strauchwerk, n rus. валежники; заросль, f; хворост, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • brushy — Ⅰ. brush [1] ► NOUN 1) an implement with a handle and a block of bristles, hair, or wire, used especially for cleaning, smoothing, or painting. 2) an act of brushing. 3) a slight and fleeting touch. 4) a brief encounter with something bad or… …   English terms dictionary

  • brushy — adjective covered with or consisting of bushes or thickets (Freq. 2) brushy undergrowth bosky is a literary term a bosky park leading to a modest yet majestic plaza Jack Beatty • Syn: ↑bosky • Similar to: ↑wooded …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 — adjective a) Having a similar texture to a foxs tail; bushy. The northern variety living in the forests of New South Wales and Queensland have smaller ears, shorter feet and a longer, brushier tail than those in the Victorian woods to the south.… …   Wiktionary

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