Crossword clues for bushy
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Bushy \Bush"y\, a. [From 1st Bush.]
Thick and spreading, like a bush. ``Bushy eyebrows.''
Full of bushes; overgrowing with shrubs.
Dingle, or bushy dell, of this wild wood.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
late 14c., "overgrown with bushes," from bush (n.) + -y (2). Of hair, etc., from 1610s. Related: Bushiness.
a. Like a bush in having many widely spread branches.
Bushy may refer to:
- Bushy or Bushie, informal US term for supporter of George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush, or Jeb Bush
- Ron Bushy (born 1941), co-founder and drummer of the rock band Iron Butterfly
- Bushy, spelling of the name of the historical character John Bussy as it appears in Shakespeare's play Richard II
Usage examples of "bushy".
Every time the Bushies talked about Iraq, they talked about the lessons of September 11.
They had a fine feast, but the greatest fun of all was just before they went to bed, when Bushy Tail took from his bag a little telephone.
Then Bushy Tail took a mince pie and put it in his right-hand coat pocket.
Next morning, when Bunny and Susan awoke, they saw that their pies were gone, and they saw that Bushy Tail and Bunny Boy were gone too!
Now, Bushy Tail would not have come if he had not had something to say, for he felt a little ashamed about the pies.
Nemo looked up to see a long-legged man with hazel eyes, bushy dark eyebrows, and a ridiculously huge black mustache that balanced like a canoe upon his lip.
She looked at the Englishman, studied his huge black mustache and bushy dark hair.
The elder Verne looked up at his son, bushy eyebrows knit in puzzlement, though Jules knew he was aware of the situation.
Fredo missed being handsome on account of an exceptionally large nose, small eyes and alarmingly bushy eyebrows.
He frowned sourly, his bushy white eye brows knit together pensively, when he closed the watchcase and slipped it back in his pocket.
For long seconds Elias stared at Emma, his bushy eyebrows arched questioningly high above his steel gray eyes.
His bushy graying eyebrows arched questioningly, disbelievingly above the sharp glitter of steel gray eyes, and then Emma saw him burst out laughing as he ran toward her.
A shabbily dressed man of gray hair and bushy mustache sat on the edge of the sofa, his elbows resting on his thighs, turning his hat in his hands, obviously very ill at ease.
Leonard squinted at her, his dark eyes under the bushy brows filled with concern.
It ran out of the corners of his mouth, formed brief pools in the bushy caverns of his ears and soaked on into the sofa.