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brushy1

[bruhsh-ee]
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adjective, brush·i·er, brush·i·est.
  1. resembling a brush, especially in roughness or shagginess.
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Origin of brushy1

First recorded in 1680–90; brush1 + -y1

brushy2

[bruhsh-ee]
adjective, brush·i·er, brush·i·est.
  1. covered or overgrown with brush or brushwood.
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Origin of brushy2

First recorded in 1650–60; brush2 + -y1
Related formsbrush·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for brushier

brushy1

adjective brushier or brushiest
  1. like a brush; thick and furry
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brushy2

adjective brushier or brushiest
  1. covered or overgrown with brush
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