Pronunciation of Bushy
/bˈʊʃi/, /bˈʊʃi/, /b_ˈʊ_ʃ_i/
Synonyms for bushy:
hairless, flowering, leguminous, rough, bouffant, scrubby, tousled, flyaway, greasy, thirsty, trailing, fleshy, leafy, swept-back, perennial, close-cropped, matted, hardy, biennial, succulent, bad hair day, aromatic, etiolated, algal, viable, wiry, submersed, lank, split ends, scraggly, luxuriant, scorched, frizz, herbaceous, frizzy, dwarf, potted, male, shoulder-length, coiffed, shrubby, female, balding, creeping, barren, coiffured, unkempt.
Other synonyms and related words:
greasy, bristly, thin, flowering, spreading, dense, leafy, scrubby, matted, shagged, bouffant, loose, herbaceous, coiffed, bearded, aromatic, dwarf, perennial, rough, succulent, nappy, gloss, body, shrubby, woody, trailing, ungroomed, scraggly, luxuriant, lush, balding, branchy, wiry, barren, flowing, tousled, thick, hardy, female, lank.
shaggy, unkempt (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for bushy:
- She folded her arms across her chest, quivering from head to foot with passion, her deep- set eyes flashing like coals under her bushy eyebrows. - "Cecil Castlemaine's Gage, Lady Marabout's Troubles, and Other Stories", Ouida.
- Doctor Jim looked long at old King's hair, which was bushy and jet- black. - "In Happy Valley", John Fox.
- Then he came back all at once and looked up into Orsino's face from beneath his bushy eyebrows. - "Don Orsino", F. Marion Crawford.