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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Inferior in size or quality; Sparsely covered with stunted trees or vegetation and underbrush.

Usage examples (37)
  • Open scrubby woods
  • Unfortunately, in scrubby far South Texas, we had nothing like a jungle.
  • Another description is called the scrubby oak -- it resembles the British gnarled oak, and is remarkably hard and durable.
  • Very scrubby for a few miles and then more open forest. for more
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