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noun as in shrub

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noun as in tree

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Cut it as a topiary à la Edward Scissorhands for a little architectural interest.

He took meeting after meeting with giddy Hollywood executives and pitched them his followup—a sci-fi epic called A Topiary.

He cross-breeds a rocking horse and rocking dinosaur, and then realizes the hybrid as a house-high topiary.

Real name Hector Monsegur, he helped the FBI level charges on U.K.-based team members Topiary and Kayla.

One of them was Topiary, an alleged leader of the LulzSec group.

Brazil, the home of facelifts, Gisele Bündchen, and pubic topiary—clearly they know beauty.

These topiary hedges were known to the Romans, with whom the topiarius was the ornamental gardener.

The basin which formerly occupied the centre was replaced some years ago by a block of yew surmounted by topiary figures.

She had glimpses of unkempt grass paths and unclipped topiary work which had lost its original form.

Rapin was a great admirer of box and all topiary works, or trees cut into artificial forms.

There is a quaint charm in the results of the topiary art, in the prim imagery of evergreens, that all ages have felt.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to topiary, such as: foliage, hedge, shrubbery, thicket, tree, and brier.

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