Definitions of bush

  1. provide with a bushing
  2. hair growing in the pubic area
  3. dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes
  4. a large wilderness area
  5. Vice President under Reagan and 41st President of the United States ( 1924-)
  6. United States electrical engineer who designed an early analogue computer and who led the scientific program of the United States during World War II ( 1890- 1974)
  7. 43rd President of the United States ( born in 1946)
  8. Vice President under Reagan and 41st President of the United States ( born in 1924)
  9. 43rd President of the United States; son of George Herbert Walker Bush ( born in 1946)
  10. a low woody perennial plant usually having several major branches
  11. not of the highest quality or sophistication
  12. A thicket, or place abounding in trees or shrubs; a wild forest.
  13. A shrub; esp., a shrub with branches rising from or near the root; a thick shrub or a cluster of shrubs.
  14. A shrub cut off, or a shrublike branch of a tree; as, bushes to support pea vines.
  15. A shrub or branch, properly, a branch of ivy ( as sacred to Bacchus), hung out at vintners' doors, or as a tavern sign; hence, a tavern sign, and symbolically, the tavern itself.
  16. To branch thickly in the manner of a bush.
  17. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas.
  18. To use a bush harrow on ( land), for covering seeds sown; to harrow with a bush; as, to bush a piece of land; to bush seeds into the ground.
  19. A lining for a hole to make it smaller; a thimble or ring of metal or wood inserted in a plate or other part of machinery to receive the wear of a pivot or arbor.
  20. A piece of copper, screwed into a gun, through which the venthole is bored.
  21. To furnish with a bush, or lining; as, to bush a pivot hole.
  22. The tail or brush of a fox.
  23. A thick shrub; a forest region; wild, uncleared country.
  24. A shrub thick with branches: anything of bushy tuft- like shape: any wild uncultivated country, esp. at the Cape or in Australia. In the United States, IN THE BUSH means in a new country before it has been cleared up. A SUGAR BUSH, a cluster of sugar maple trees.
  25. The metal box or lining of any cylinder in which an axle works.
  26. A branching shrub; a branch.
  27. A thickly branching shrub.
  28. A forest with under growth.
  29. A bough.
  30. A thick shrub; the bough of a tree; a cluster of shrubs; a branch of ivy hung out as a tavern sign; a wild uncultivated tract of land covered with brushwood, & c.; anything like a bush; the tail of a fox.
  31. A circle of metal let into round holes or orifices, or into the sheaves of such blocks as have iron pins, to prevent their wearing; a thimble.
  32. To prop up with bushes. To beat about the bush, not to set straightforwardly to work.
  33. To furnish a block with a brush.
  34. To grow thick or bushy.
  35. A shrub or small tree; a collection of shrubs of various kinds; a tract of uncultivated country covered with trees and shrubs of natural growth; a fox's tail.
  36. A round open piece of metal put into sheaves of blocks to prevent them wearing; a circlet of metal put into anything to lessen friction.
  37. To line any hole or orifice with metal.

Quotes of bush

  1. I'd like President Bush to think maybe there's another way to think, that maybe Kissinger was wrong when he says we had to go in there because he was wrong about Vietnam. – F. Murray Abraham
  2. Presidents with strong nerves are decisive. They don't balk at unpopular decisions. They are willing to make people angry. Bush had strong nerves. Clinton, who passed up a chance to eliminate Osama bin Laden, did not. Obama is a people pleaser, a trait not normally associated with nerves of steel. – Fred Barnes
  3. This stuff on enemy combatants, the Bush Administration has fought like a tiger to avoid having to produce any evidence to a judge to show why somebody is locked up in perpetuity. Another example of that is the torture scandal. – James Bovard
  4. Once again, we see the Bush administration paying for its failed policies by cutting funds to vital public services and jeopardizing more American jobs. – Corrine Brown
  5. I'm not comparing Bush to Adolf Hitler- because George Bush for one thing, is not as smart as Adolf Hitler. – David Clennon
  6. The Clinton administration brought 65 cases from 1995 to 2000 before the World Trade Organization. The Bush administration has brought twelve. Twelve cases. They haven't even been able to stand up for our jobs. – Jennifer M. Granholm
  7. Today, we say the only thing we have to fear is four more years of George Bush – Edward Kennedy
  8. I'm offended every time I see George Bush on TV! – Courtney Love
  9. We not only heard it before 20 years ago, before George Bush in 2001 passed his tax relief, before in 2003 the tax relief were past, we were told they were dead. Before we provided prescription drugs for Medicare, we were told it wasn't going to happen. – Ken Mehlman
  10. Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re -elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination. – Dick Morris
  11. I think it is important for Europe to understand that even though I am president and George Bush is not president, Al Qaeda is still a threat. – Barack Obama
  12. I mean, George Bush is a man of prayer. He talks to the lord. He tries to get his direction from the lord. – Pat Robertson
  13. Because the Bush Administration will set no timetable for the withdrawal of U. S. troops from Iraq, both chambers of Congress acted to make sure our troops will not be left in Iraq indefinitely. – Jan Schakowsky
  14. Lacey said if he wanted to read a daily or regular critiques of the Bush administration, he would read the New York Times, and that's not what he wanted in the Village Voice. – Sydney Schanberg
  15. Even though the Bush campaign ad tells you that Afghanistan is a new democracy at the Olympics because of Bush's efforts, Afghanistan hasn't actually had an election. – Peter Schuyler

Usage examples for bush

  1. No, I must first tell you that there was near me then no house, nor tree, nor even bush that it could have dropped or jumped off from. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  2. You must have the bird in your heart before you can find it in the bush – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs
  3. Trove had no longer any doubt of this- that the stranger he had seen at Darrel's had been hiding in the bush that day whose events were now so important. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  4. At last I got to a place where, lying at full length, and holding on with one hand by the branch of a bush I could lift the water with the other to my mouth. – In the Rocky Mountains by W. H. G. Kingston
  5. You are always going about the bush – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  6. Into the bush to look at a mine. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  7. After thinking it out, I decided it would be less suspicious to go through just after daylight when there were a few people about, so I lay up and went to sleep in a bush in the middle of a water meadow. – The Escaping Club by A. J. Evans
  8. The other Zulus made for the bush and concealed themselves from view. – The White Chief of the Caffres by A.W. Drayson
  9. I see a bush over the door. – Rosinante to the Road Again by John Dos Passos
  10. For a little while I sat behind a bush at the water's edge, feeling a coward, but wholly unable to scold myself for it. – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  11. You are going on into the Bush – The Greater Power by Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
  12. At any rate, I shall go into the bush this spring; and Littlepage and Follock, being excellent companions, I propose to join their company. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  13. I don't intend to beat about the bush at all. – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  14. Well, just to the nor'ard of it there's a bush with a lot of white flowers upon it. – Turned Adrift by Harry Collingwood
  15. I wouldn't like to take her out in the Bush – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson
  16. There was no beating about the bush wi' me. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  17. Thought you were going to eat all there were on the bush – Tabitha's Vacation by Ruth Alberta Brown
  18. Calvary Church, Bush street. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  19. " That splendid rose- bush he began faintly. – The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers

Rhymes for bush