Definition of underbrush
1 : shrubs, bushes, or small trees growing beneath large trees in a wood or forest : brush
2 : a tangled, obstructing, or impeding mass
Examples of underbrush in a Sentence
We made our way through the thick underbrush.
First Known Use of underbrush
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
Definition of underbrush for Students
: shrubs and small trees growing among large trees
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