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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A Confederate guerrilla during the American Civil War; A disparaging term for an unsophisticated person.

Usage examples (35)
  • When the passports were delivered by the courier, I called the bushwhacker and pedagogue and silently gave him the papers.
  • She could not help wondering what he would think of the difference between her and the girl he had known as a bushwhacker nurse.
  • MY brief partisan-ranger service as a "bushwhacker," and the trying and exciting experience as an "independent" with
  • "bushwhacker", 285; captured and wounded at Lake's house, 336-343; captured by Harris's for more
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