Examples of underbrush in a Sentence
We made our way through the thick underbrush.
Recent Examples of underbrush from the Web
Remove underbrush and leaf litter in woody or shady areas.
Avoid tall grass, weeds and heavy underbrush where snakes may hide during warmer parts of the day.
The science of botany and the art of storytelling merge to ingenious effect in Powers’s magisterial new novel — a story in which people are merely the underbrush and the real protagonists are the trees that the human characters encounter.
Plain chachalacas squabbled from unseen havens in the underbrush, and brightly plumed green jays scolded us from overhead.
Farley and his colleagues also collected hair samples snagged by tree bark and underbrush in several locations in the Anchorage Bowl.
What followed was decades of aggressive fire suppression leaving forests without the naturally-occuring burns that cleared out dry fuels and underbrush.
The remnants of the work canal are also still there, off in the underbrush to the east of the oak alley.
The bill provides fewer environmental safeguards on forest management, which can include the removal of certain trees and debris or dead underbrush.
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UNDERBRUSH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of underbrush for English Language Learners
: plants, bushes, and small trees growing under larger trees in a forest
UNDERBRUSH Defined for Kids
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