noun (pl) -flies
any of various small black dipterous flies of Australia, esp Musca vetustissima, that breed in faeces and dung: family Calliphoridae
to clear (land) by using a bush hog.
(in feudal Japan) the code of the samurai, stressing unquestioning loyalty and obedience and valuing honor above life. Historical Examples Bushido, the Soul of Japan Inazo Nitob Letters from China and Japan John Dewey ‘I Believe’ and other essays Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull A Fantasy of Far Japan Baron Kencho Suyematsu A Fantasy of […]
noun a variant spelling of bushy2 noun a supporter of US President George W. Bush or a member of his administration Contemporary Examples Running Away From Rush Matt Latimer October 26, 2009 Historical Examples Burl Morrison Heady Burl Morrison Heady Burl Morrison Heady Burl Morrison Heady Notes & Queries, No. 6. Saturday, December 8, 1849 […]
a bushy state or form. Historical Examples The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia Frank Evers Beddard