What does the word bushy mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Bushily.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Covered with bushes; shaggy.

Usage examples for bushy

  1. He stood up- a big, dominating figure- a reassuring man to look at, with his kindly face, his bushy, square beard, and his appearance of physical strength. – The Necromancers by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. His son was dark, with bushy eyebrows, large stern features, and a high narrow head, like old Grand. – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow
  3. One in particular, a tall strong man of about forty, with a bushy black beard and a stern aspect, walked about the quarterdeck with a frown on his countenance that betokened a mind ill at ease. – The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne