1. [syn: bushy, shaggy, shaggy-haired, shaggy-coated]
2. resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading;
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Bushy \Bush"y\, a. [From 1st Bush.]
1. Thick and spreading, like a bush. "Bushy eyebrows."
2. Full of bushes; overgrowing with shrubs.
Dingle, or bushy dell, of this wild wood. --Milton.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: used of hair; thick and poorly groomed; "bushy locks"; "a
shaggy beard" [syn: bushy, shaggy, shaggy-haired,
2: resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
58 Moby Thesaurus words for "bushy":
afforestational, arborary, arboreal, arboreous, arborescent,
arboresque, arborical, arboriform, bosky, braky, bristly, bushlike,
cirrose, citrous, coniferous, copsy, deciduous, dendriform,
dendritic, dendroid, dendrologic, evergreen, fleecy, flocculent,
forest, forestal, forested, furry, fuzzy, hairy, hardwood, hirsute,
hispid, lanate, matted, nondeciduous, pilose, piny, pubescent,
reforestational, scrubbly, scrubby, scrublike, shagged, shaggy,
shrubby, shrublike, silvicultural, softwood, sylvan, timbered,
treelike, unshorn, wooded, woodland, woodsy, woody, woolly