Found 3 items, similar to bush.
English → Indonesian
menghabiskan tenaga, semak, semak-semak
English → English
adj : not of the highest quality or sophistication [syn: bush-league
v : provide with a bushing
n 1: a low woody perennial plant usually having several major
branches [syn: shrub
2: a large wilderness area
3: dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes [syn:
4: 43rd President of the United States; son of George Herbert
Walker Bush (born in 1946) [syn: George Bush
, George W. Bush
, George Walker Bush
, President Bush
, President George W. Bush
5: 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) [syn: Vannevar Bush
6: Vice President under Reagan and 41st President of the United
States (born in 1924) [syn: George Bush
, George H.W. Bush
, George Herbert Walker Bush
, President Bush
7: hair growing in the pubic area [syn: pubic hair
, crotch hair
English → English
(b[.u]sh), n. [OE. bosch, busch, buysch, bosk, busk;
akin to D. bosch, OHG. busc, G. busch, Icel. b[=u]skr,
b[=u]ski, Dan. busk, Sw. buske, and also to LL. boscus,
buscus, Pr. bosc, It. bosco, Sp. & Pg. bosque, F. bois, OF.
bos. Whether the LL. or G. form is the original is uncertain;
if the LL., it is perh. from the same source as E. box a
case. Cf. Ambush
1. A thicket, or place abounding in trees or shrubs; a wild
Note: This was the original sense of the word, as in the
Dutch bosch, a wood, and was so used by Chaucer. In
this sense it is extensively used in the British
colonies, especially at the Cape of Good Hope, and also
in Australia and Canada; as, to live or settle in the
2. A shrub; esp., a shrub with branches rising from or near
the root; a thick shrub or a cluster of shrubs.
To bind a bush of thorns among sweet-smelling
3. A shrub cut off, or a shrublike branch of a tree; as,
bushes to support pea vines.
4. 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
If it be true that good wine needs no bush, 't is
true that a good play needs no epilogue. --Shak.
5. (Hunting) The tail, or brush, of a fox.
To beat about the bush
, to approach anything in a
round-about manner, instead of coming directly to it; -- a
metaphor taken from hunting.
(Bot.), a variety of bean which is low and
requires no support (Phaseolus vulgaris
, variety nanus).
, or Bush goat
(Zo["o]l.), a beautiful South
African antelope (Tragelaphus sylvaticus
); -- so called
because found mainly in wooden localities. The name is
also applied to other species.
(Zo["o]l.), the serval. See Serval
(Zo["o]l.), a bird of the genus Pratincola
the Thrush family.
. (Zo["o]l.) See Potto
. See Bushhammer
in the Vocabulary.
(Agric.) See under Harrow
(Zo["o]l.), a South African wild hog
); -- called also bush pig
and water hog
(Zo["o]l.), a venomous snake (Lachesis mutus
of Guinea; -- called also surucucu
(Bot.), a variety of pea that needs to be bushed.
(Zo["o]l.), a bird of the genus Thamnophilus
and allied genera; -- called also batarg
. Many species
inhabit tropical America.
(Zo["o]l.), a small bird of the genus
, allied to the titmouse. Psaltriparus minimus
, n. [D. bus a box, akin to E. box; or F. boucher to
1. (Mech.) 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.
Note: In the larger machines, such a piece is called a box,
particularly in the United States.
2. (Gun.) A piece of copper, screwed into a gun, through
which the venthole is bored. --Farrow.
, v. t.
To furnish with a bush, or lining; as, to bush a pivot hole.
(b[.u]sh), v. i.
To branch thickly in the manner of a bush. “The bushing
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bushed
(b[.u]sht); p. pr. &
vb. n. Bushing
1. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush
2. 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.