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brushy1

[bruhsh-ee] /ˈbrʌʃ i/
adjective, brushier, brushiest.
1.
resembling a brush, especially in roughness or shagginess.
Origin of brushy1
1680-1690
1680-90; brush1 + -y1

brushy2

[bruhsh-ee] /ˈbrʌʃ i/
adjective, brushier, brushiest.
1.
covered or overgrown with brush or brushwood.
Origin
1650-60; brush2 + -y1
Related forms
brushiness, noun
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brushy1

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

brushy2

/ˈbrʌʃɪ/
adjective brushier, brushiest
1.
covered or overgrown with brush
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