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Fossil discoveries in the ’60s and ’70s revealed a bushier family tree, with many dead-end branches.

Today, this region is characterized by bushy, fire-tolerant open woodlands that do not develop a thick and enclosed canopy.

Bilgram, his 2-year-old beard more Castaway than a stranded Tom Hanks, plastered his bushy image all over the brand.

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Squirrels came a-leaping from near and far, sinking into the tall grass, then surging into the air, bodies outstretched, bushy tails aloft, before arcing downward again, some gracefully, others like Lilliputian lumbering bears.

As a bright-eyed and bushy-tailed grad student, I felt extraordinarily lucky to be there among the world’s top experts.

With this hideous bushy outcrop, the beard has reached its end game.

The typically fresh-faced, photogenic 31-year-old actor is sporting a bushy, unkempt, downright Biblical-looking beard.

On a “warm up session,” he can be seen donning a checkered shirt and baseball hat atop his bushy ponytail.

He wears large turbans, sports a long and bushy gray beard, is some six-feet three inches tall and weighs a beefy 250 pounds.

Then, he engages in a full-on make-out session with his former SNL compadre Will Forte, sporting a bushy beard.

His face was hidden beneath a beard of bristling, bushy red, and he had a sharp hook nose and small, bright eyes.

Was it some one who had watched the swift, sure-footed spring of a bushy-tailed squirrel from branch to branch?

After that he and Mert, as by a common thought impelled, climbed out and went over to a bushy live oak to confer in privacy.

These travelled follows are outrageous bores, with their bushy moustachios and outlandish lingo.

He noted plenty of small ones but their short, bushy tails revealed colthood.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bushy, such as: fluffy, fuzzy, hairy, luxuriant, unruly, and wiry.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.