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shrubbery

Line breaks: shrub|bery
Pronunciation: /ˈʃrʌb(ə)ri
 
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Definition of shrubbery in English:

noun (plural shrubberies)

An area in a garden planted with shrubs.
Example sentences
  • The developers have included water features, seating area and shrubberies in the landscaped gardens which surround the scheme.
  • Mature lawns surround Lakefield House while the manageable garden also features a shrubbery and rockeries as well as the two patio areas.
  • With a little shrubbery or plants, such fences can provide very attractive barriers along property lines.

Words that rhyme with shrubbery

blubbery, rubbery

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