Origin of furze
Related Words for furzeprick, shrub, thorn, nettle, spray, burr, hedge, cleaver, furze, gorse, thistle, brier
Examples from the Web for furze
Contemporary Examples of furze
But behold, DiCaprio, whose volcanic growth of furze is surely proof that the vogue for beards needs to be trimmed back.Leo, the Beard Has to Go: When a Man’s Facial Hair Reaches Crisis Point
September 22, 2014
Historical Examples of furze
Furze was set on fire by the ardent spirit, the bull of battle.Y Gododin
The sloe-thorn, and the furze, and the bramble choked up the rails.Leading Articles on Various Subjects
Now, they were all in the gap of the furze bushes, struggling in the shallow stream.
There was one gap in the furze at the mouth of a tributary ghyll.
But I recoiled as I saw that I was standing on a barren common, covered with furze.The Miraculous Revenge
- another name for gorse
Word Origin for furze
Word Origin and History for furze
"evergreen shrub," Old English fyrs, of unknown origin, with no known connections.