He clattered down to the hollow he had left, and raced for the hiding screen of the bushed muskeg.
Shane said, "Remember the time I 'bushed' you over in Dunlap's meadow?"
The sides of the cage cover or bonnet fit snugly over the bushed bearings.
All peas, for picking while green, are more convenient when bushed.
Nevertheless, we fell into the disgrace (to an Australian Jehu) of being "bushed" that night.
I agreed, but told him that I couldn't find the way and should get 'bushed' if I tried.
Bellchambers came in to guide us, for there is no one to ask upon these desolate tracks, and it is easy to get bushed.
See that the cloth, with which the hole is bushed, is not loose and wrinkled.
This was managed by having the true keel bored in some half a dozen places along its length, and the holes “bushed” with copper.
He went hunting cattle, and got himself "bushed," or marooned—that is, lost—and had a narrow escape from dying in the woods.
"tired," 1870, American English, perhaps from earlier sense of "lost in the woods" (1856), from bush (n.).
"many-stemmed woody plant," Old English bysc, from West Germanic *busk "bush, thicket" (cf. Old Saxon and Old High German busc, Dutch bosch, bos, German Busch). Influenced by or combined with cognate words from Scandinavian (cf. Old Norse buskr, Danish busk, but this might be from West Germanic) and Old French (busche "firewood," apparently of Frankish origin), and also perhaps Anglo-Latin bosca "firewood," from Medieval Latin busca (whence Italian bosco, Spanish bosque, French bois), which apparently also was borrowed from West Germanic; cf. Boise.
In British American colonies, applied from 1650s to the uncleared districts, hence "country," as opposed to town (1780); probably originally from Dutch bosch in the same sense, because it seems to appear first in English in former Dutch colonies. Meaning "pubic hair" (especially of a woman) is from 1745. To beat the bushes (mid-15c.) is a way to rouse birds so that they fly into the net which others are holding, which originally was the same thing as beating around the bush (see beat (v.)).
: Bush shot. You could see the pubic hair, but not the sex parts
To fatigue; exhaust; sap; poop: The climb bushed him/ Our dialogues always bush me (1870+)
The back country; the BOONIES: When I was working 12-hour tricks as a newspaper cub in the bushes (1670+)