boscage

noun bos·cage \ ˈbä-skij \
variants: or less commonly boskage

Definition of boscage

: a growth of trees or shrubs : thicket

Examples of boscage in a Sentence

  1. hidden from prying eyes by a leafy boscage, the cottage was the perfect trysting place

Origin and Etymology of boscage

Middle English boskage, from Anglo-French boscage, from bois forest, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German busk forest, bush


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