Bush

Bush

Nouns

* Shrub, a type of woody plant, smaller than normal trees
*The Bush, a term used in several countries for rural, undeveloped land or country areas
**The Bush (Alaska)
*Bushcraft, a popular term for wilderness survival skills
*Bush (mechanical), a mechanical fixing designed to minimize wear between moving parts, or for providing a strengthened fixing point such as in the suspension of a car or other vehicle
* Bush baby, or galago, a small nocturnal primate
* A slang term for pubic hair

People

Members of the United States political Bush family

* James Smith Bush (1825–1889), father of
** Samuel P. Bush (1863–1948), father of
*** Prescott Bush (1895–1972), U.S. Senator and financier, and his children:
**** William H.T. Bush
**** George H. W. Bush, U.S. President 1989–1993, his First Lady Barbara Bush, and their children:
***** George W. Bush, U.S. President 2001–present, First Lady Laura Bush, and their twin daughters:
****** Barbara Pierce Bush
****** Jenna Bush
***** Jeb Bush, Governor of Florida 1999–2007, his wife Columba Bush, and their 3 children:
****** George P. Bush
****** Noelle Lucila Bush
****** John Ellis "Jebby" Bush, Jr.
***** Neil Bush, and his 2 children:
****** Lauren Bush
****** Pierce Bush
***** Marvin P. Bush
***** Dorothy Bush Koch
**** Jonathan Bush, and his son:
***** Billy Bush

Other people

* Alan Dudley Bush, English classical composer and pianist
* Charles P. Bush, American politician from Michigan
* Donie Bush, baseball player and manager of the early 20th century
* Geoffrey Bush, English composer
* George Washington Bush, Black pioneer settler of the Northwest, Oregon & Washington
* Grand L. Bush, American actor
* Irving T. Bush, American businessman
* John Bush (Lord Lieutenant), Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire
* John Bush (singer), rock vocalist for Armored Saint and Anthrax
* Kate Bush, English musician
* Luis Bush, American Christian strategist-activist
* Marian Spore Bush, American artist and dentist
* Percy Bush, Welsh rugby union player
* Reggie Bush, American football player
* Robert Bush — several people
*Roger Bush (1918–2000), Australian Methodist minister and media personality
* Sam Bush, American musician
* Sarah Bush Johnston Lincoln, Abe Lincoln's stepmother
* Sophia Bush, American actress
* Stan Bush, American singer
* Stephen Bush, Welsh actor
* Vannevar Bush, American scientist
* William Bush (Hornblower), fictional British lieutenant from the C. S. Forrester series
* William Bush — several people

Places

;United States
*Bush, Illinois
*Bush, Louisiana
*Bush Tower, a building in Manhattan, New York
*Original name of the Ralph Waldo Emerson House in Concord, Massachusetts

;United Kingdom
*Bush House, a building in London used by the BBC for its international broadcasting service, the World Service
*Shepherds Bush, a district of London

Adjectives

* Bush leagues, referring to baseball's minor leagues, or to amateurs in general

Verbs

* Short for ambush, transitive verb: the highwaymen bushed the unwary tourists.

Brand names

*Bush (1916 automobile), an early American car company
*Bush Radio, one of the first British radio manufacturers; now owned by Alba
*Bush (Beer), a Belgian beer made by the Dubuisson Brewery

Media and entertainment

*"Bush Mechanics", a 2001 television documentary featuring an Indigenous Australian take on motor mechanics
*Bush (band), a popular rock band, named after the Shepherd's Bush district in London
*Bush (Canadian band), a Canadian band active in the 1970s

Vessels

*USS George H. W. Bush (CVN-77), an aircraft carrier


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  • Bush — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Bush (Alabama) Bush (Illinois) Bush (Kalifornien) Bush (Kentucky) Bush (Louisiana) Bush (Maryland) Bush (Mississippi) Bush City (Kansas) Bush Corner (New York) Bush Hill Woods (Virginia) Bush …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bush — (b[.u]sh), n. [OE. bosch, busch, buysch, bosk, busk; akin to D. bosch, OHG. busc, G. busch, Icel. b[=u]skr, b[=u]ski, Dan. busk, Sw. buske, and also to LL. boscus, buscus, Pr. bosc, It. bosco, Sp. & Pg. bosque, F. bois, OF. bos. Whether the LL.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bush — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Bush puede referirse a: George Walker Bush, presidente de los Estados Unidos, desde 2001 a 2009; George Herbert Walker Bush, presidente de los Estados Unidos desde 1989 a 1993; Prescott Bush, senador… …   Wikipedia Español

  • bush — [ buʃ ] n. m. • 1860; mot angl. « broussailles » ♦ Géogr. Association végétale des pays secs (Afrique orientale, Madagascar, Australie) formée de buissons serrés et d arbres isolés. ⊗ HOM. Bouche. ● bush, bushes nom masculin (anglais bush,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • BUSH (G.) — BUSH GEORGE HERBERT WALKER (1924 ) Quarante et unième président des États Unis. George Herbert Walker Bush représente un croisement complexe du patriciat de l’Est, dont il est un des produits les plus achevés, et du monde des entrepreneurs du Sud …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bush — Bush, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bushed} (b[.u]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bushing}.] 1. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas. [1913 Webster] 2. To use a bush harrow on (land), for covering seeds sown; to harrow with a bush; as, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bush|i|ly — bush|y «BUSH ee», adjective, bush|i|er, bush|i|est. 1. spreading out like a bush; growing thickly: »a bushy beard. 2. overgrown with bushes: »a bushy ravine …   Useful english dictionary

  • bush|y — «BUSH ee», adjective, bush|i|er, bush|i|est. 1. spreading out like a bush; growing thickly: »a bushy beard. 2. overgrown with bushes: »a bushy ravine …   Useful english dictionary

  • bush — bush1 [boosh] n. [ME < OE busc (in place names) < WGmc * busk ; ME busk, bosk < ML boscus < Frank busk, of same WGmc orig.] 1. a woody plant having many stems branching out low instead of one main stem or trunk; shrub 2. a thicket of… …   English World dictionary

  • Bush — Bush, George H. W. Bush, George H. W. * * * (as used in expressions) Bush, George (Herbert Walker) Bush, George W(alker) Bush, Vannevar …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • bush — [buʃ] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: bos, bosc wood ] 1.) a plant with many thin branches growing up from the ground →↑tree, shrub ↑shrub ▪ a rose bush ▪ The child was hiding in the bushes. 2.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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