Meaning of BUSH in English


noun the tail, or brush, of a fox.

2. bush ·vi to branch thickly in the manner of a bush.

3. bush ·vt to furnish with a bush, or lining; as, to bush a pivot hole.

4. bush ·vt to set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas.

5. bush ·noun a thicket, or place abounding in trees or shrubs; a wild forest.

6. bush ·noun a piece of copper, screwed into a gun, through which the venthole is bored.

7. bush ·noun a shrub cut off, or a shrublike branch of a tree; as, bushes to support pea vines.

8. bush ·noun a shrub; ·esp., a shrub with branches rising from or near the root; a thick shrub or a cluster of shrubs.

9. bush ·vt to use a bush harrow on (land), for covering seeds sown; to harrow with a bush; as, to bush a piece of land; to bush seeds into the ground.

10. bush ·noun a lining for a hole to make it smaller; a thimble or ring of metal or wood inserted in a plate or other part of machinery to receive the wear of a pivot or arbor.

11. bush ·noun a shrub or branch, properly, a branch of ivy (as sacred to bacchus), hung out at vintners' doors, or as a tavern sign; hence, a tavern sign, and symbolically, the tavern itself.

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