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Sunday, January 19, 2014

Definitions for bosky

  1. covered with bushes, shrubs, and small trees; woody.
  2. shady.

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Citations for bosky
It was cradled in the bosky foothills of the coastal ranges. Cecilia Dart-Thornton, The Well of Tears, 2005
It stood in a hollow of a bosky park, crowded to a degree that surprised and even displeased me, with huge timber and dense shrubberies of laurel and rhododendron. Robert Louis Stevenson, South Sea Tales, 1893
Origin of bosky
1585-1595
Bosky comes from the Middle English word bosk which referred to a bush.