Definition of shrubbery
: a planting or growth of shrubs
Examples of shrubbery in a Sentence
a patch of tangled shrubbery
Recent Examples of shrubbery from the Web
These migratory mischief-makers can be found almost anywhere there's long grass or shrubbery, squawking and pecking at passersby to protect their mates.
Here’s a few more thoughts on Darvish and Nomar Mazara’s moon shot that capped the win and may have put a dent in the center field shrubbery: 1.
A pair of brown thrashers half flying, half running after each other in the shrubbery around the clubhouse. 2: A pair of barn swallows gathering mud from a large puddle by the cart path.
A wild boar charged at children at a playground in Vienna, then hid in shrubbery next to an apartment house before being shot by police.
As is the disheveled shrubbery lodged in a corner of Max Yasgur’s barn.
The mammoth blast was launched at 111.9 mph off the bat (per Statcast) and smacked hard off the wall above the shrubbery.
Acceptable organic waste generated during regular household gardening and landscaping includes grass clippings, leaves, twigs, branches and shrubbery.
Hagatlab said the PTO engages faculty, staff and students to work with the surrounding community each fall and spring to clean up the school grounds, recycle and plant more shrubbery.
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First Known Use of shrubbery
SHRUBBERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shrubbery for English Language Learners
: a group of shrubs planted together
: an area planted with shrubs
SHRUBBERY Defined for Kids
Definition of shrubbery for Students
: a group of shrubs or an area where shrubs are growing
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