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bush (n.)

"many-stemmed woody plant," from Old English bysc (found in place names), from West Germanic *busk "bush, thicket" (source also of Old Saxon and Old High German busc, Dutch bosch, bos, German Busch). Influenced by or combined with Old French (busche "firewood") and Medieval Latin busca (source also of Italian bosco, Spanish bosque, French bois), both of which probably are from Germanic (compare Boise).

In the British American colonies, applied from 1650s to the uncleared districts. In South Africa, "country," as opposed to town (1780); probably from Dutch bosch in the same sense. As "branch of a tree hung out as a tavern-sign," 1530s; hence the proverb "good wine needs no bush." Meaning "pubic hair" (especially of a woman) is from 1745. To beat the bushes (mid-15c.) is a way to rouse birds so that they fly into the net which others are holding, which originally was the same thing as beating around the bush (see beat (v.)).

bush (v.)

c. 1500, "grow thick," from bush (n.). From 1640s as "set bushes about."

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Definitions of bush
1
bush (n.)
a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems;
Synonyms: shrub
bush (n.)
a large wilderness area;
bush (n.)
dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes;
Synonyms: scrub / chaparral
bush (n.)
hair growing in the pubic area;
Synonyms: pubic hair / crotch hair
2
bush (v.)
provide with a bushing;
3
bush (adj.)
not of the highest quality or sophistication;
Synonyms: bush-league
4
Bush (n.)
43rd President of the United States; son of George Herbert Walker Bush (born in 1946);
Synonyms: George Bush / George W. Bush / George Walker Bush / President Bush / President George W. Bush / Dubyuh / Dubya
Bush (n.)
United States electrical engineer who designed an early analogue computer and who led the scientific program of the United States during World War II (1890-1974);
Synonyms: Vannevar Bush
Bush (n.)
vice president under Reagan and 41st President of the United States (born in 1924);
Synonyms: George Bush / George H.W. Bush / George H. W. Bush / George Herbert Walker Bush / President Bush
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