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brushy

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

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First recorded in 1680–90; brush1 + -y1

Other definitions for brushy (2 of 2)

brushy2
[ bruhsh-ee ]
/ ˈbrʌʃ i /

adjective, brush·i·er, brush·i·est.
covered or overgrown with brush or brushwood.

Origin of brushy

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First recorded in 1650–60; brush2 + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM brushy

brush·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for brushy (1 of 2)

brushy1

adjective brushier or brushiest
like a brush; thick and furry

British Dictionary definitions for brushy (2 of 2)

brushy2
/ (ˈbrʌʃɪ) /

adjective brushier or brushiest
covered or overgrown with brush
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