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See definition of brushwood on Dictionary.com
  • as inbrush
  • as incopse
  • as inthicket
  • as inunderbrush
  • as inundergrowth
  • as inundergrowth

synonyms for brushwood

  • scrub
  • thicket
  • bracken
  • chaparral
  • coppice
  • copse
  • cover
  • dingle
  • fern
  • gorse
  • grove
  • hedge
  • sedge
  • shrubbery
  • spinney
  • undergrowth
  • underwood
  • boscage
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How to use brushwood in a sentence

Analyses of charring patterns on her bones and burned sediment surrounding her remains suggest the woman’s body was placed inside the hut just before the brushwood structure was intentionally burned.
A BODY BURNED INSIDE A HUT 20,000 YEARS AGO SIGNALED SHIFTING VIEWS OF DEATHBRUCE BOWERFEBRUARY 16, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Far across the island, faintly sounding through the trees and brushwood, came a similar, answering cry.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Logs and dry brushwood are disposed all round, and the whole is set fire to, and the doors closed.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
My driver bestowed upon this tangled brushwood the high-sounding name of jungle.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
When communication trenches have been dug and brushwood and rocks flattened out, it will be easier.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
Again looking out of the window, I saw them coming back, each man loaded with a mass of brushwood.
IN THE WILDS OF FLORIDAW.H.G. KINGSTON
When kindled, O Agni, burn down like dry brushwood, the man who exercises malice against us.
SACRED BOOKS OF THE EASTVARIOUS
We must put a fence across that point of land, and dig up all the brushwood; the mould is very good.
MASTERMAN READYCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
In front of the brushwood piled on it two peasant girls were sitting with their feet on a mat of grass—the picture of contentment.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
Feeling his way through the brushwood, Dick approached the dangling tin box.
THE ROVER BOYS ON THE FARMARTHUR M. WINFIELD (AKA EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BRUSHWOOD

  • boscage
  • bracken
  • brushwood
  • chaparral
  • coppice
  • copse
  • cover
  • dingle
  • fern
  • gorse
  • grove
  • hedge
  • scrub
  • sedge
  • shrubbery
  • spinney
  • thicket
  • undergrowth
  • underwood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.