Also called busher. Baseball.
a player in a minor league.
an incompetent player, as one who behaves or plays as if he or she belonged in a minor league.
a person who performs at an inferior level or in an inferior manner.
Baseball Joe in the Big League Lester Chadwick
A baseball player in a minor league •A 1907 example of bush leaguer applies to basketball rather than baseball players (1910+)
Any mediocre or second-rate performer; amateur: He’s a busher at the piano (1920s+)
an airline that flies over sparsely inhabited territory to serve isolated settlements. noun (NZ) the contour at which the growth of the bush ceases
an airline that flies over sparsely inhabited territory to serve isolated settlements.
bush1 (def 4). noun (Canadian) another name for bush1 (sense 5)
a woodsman. Australian. a pioneer; dweller in the bush. (initial capital letter) San. Francis X(avier) 1883–1966, U.S. film actor. Historical Examples After London Richard Jefferies Australia Revenged Boomerang History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1 George W. Williams Pushed and the Return Push George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex) […]