Definition of bosk in English:

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Pronunciation: /bäsk/

Entry from US English dictionary


A thicket of bushes; a small wood.
Example sentences
  • Yet below the mesquite bosk that edges the bed of Cienagua Creek, water gurgles up and flows intermittently from a mostly underground stream.
  • In daytime, it always hides in forest fringes or bosks, sometimes climbs cliffs of flowstone beach and bare rocks.
  • Tensile fabric canopies and small bosks of honey locusts offer spots of shade.

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Syllabification: bosk

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