brushwood

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  • They made their way round among the brushwood until they were close to the spot. Cited from The Young Carthaginian, by G.A. Henty
  • When she came out, she found that the brushwood fire had been pulled to pieces. Cited from Bella Donna, by Robert Hichens
  • The heavy body pushed through the brushwood as a boat does through the water. Cited from The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, by Selma Lagerloef
  • These through the brushwood, where the road lies short, Move on in arms. Cited from The Aeneid of Virgil, by Virgil
  • And he did carry her through the brushwood, away into the shadow of the trees. Cited from In the Year of Jubilee, by George Gissing
  • Michael had thrown himself down under the brushwood at the side of the road. Cited from Michael Strogoff, by Jules Verne
  • He had just reached the creek when a sound in the brushwood beyond caught his ears. Cited from On the Trail of Pontiac, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • One she could hear, from the breaking down of brushwood, was quite close to her. Cited from The Judge, by Rebecca West
  • The wood grew less thick after a time, and ended in low brushwood, upon an open common. Cited from The Pigeon Pie, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • The island is a small low island covered mostly by brushwood.
  • Behind the brushwood you could still see in three or four places the remains of a pink wall. Cited from Letters from France, by C. E. W. Bean
  • He was on the point of turning back when he saw something at a distance, moving among the brushwood. Cited from Out with Gun and Camera, by Ralph Bonehill
  • Looking ahead they saw four deer walking slowly along near some brushwood. Cited from Guns And Snowshoes, by Captain Ralph Bonehill
  • I took them out easily one by one, and then came upon a close pile of brushwood. Cited from Vendetta, by Marie Corelli
  • She looked around, and down into the depth below, but she could see nothing but trees and brushwood. Cited from Gladys, the Reaper, by Anne Beale
  • And now he could see trees and brushwood on beyond. Cited from Operation: Outer Space, by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • Up again through low thick brushwood and over great rocks, till at last we reach the summit. Cited from With the Harmony to Labrador, by Benjamin La Trobe
  • A whole mortal hour passed and he did not come, nothing moved in the brushwood. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume III (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • They tried to turn, but before they could make any progress felt the brushwood sinking rapidly. Cited from Four Boy Hunters, by Captain Ralph Bonehill
  • The path was very narrow, and on either side was close brushwood. Cited from The Motor Girls Through New England, by Margaret Penrose
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Meaning of brushwood

  • noun The wood from bushes or small branches
    they built a fire of brushwood