Definition of Scrubbier

1. Adjective. (comparative of scrubby) ¹



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Definition of Scrubbier

1. scrubby [adj] - See also: scrubby

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scrubbier

scrub oak
scrub oaks
scrub palmetto
scrub pine
scrub plane
scrub robin
scrub robins
scrub typhus
scrub up
scrub wallabies
scrub wallaby
scrubbable
scrubbed
scrubbers
scrubbier (current term)
scrubbiest
scrubbily
scrubbiness
scrubbing
scrubbing brush
scrubbings
scrubbird
scrubboard
scrubboards
scrubby
scrubeenie
scrubland
scrublands
scrubs

Literary usage of Scrubbier

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1. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1879)
"... through a thick growth of scrub-oak which grew scrubbier and scrubbier as they neared the sea, the pedestrians at length reached the foot of the last ..."

2. Ten Personal Studies by Wilfrid Philip Ward (1908)
"For a scrubbier, drearier, more ignoble set of male and female odds and ends were never, I think, gathered together in closer contact or more glaring ..."

3. Martinque, Guadeloupe, Dominica and St. Lucia Alive! by Lynne M. Sullivan (1999)
"The Caribbean coast is drier than the central mountains or windward east coast, so temperatures tend to be a bit warmer and vegetation is somewhat scrubbier ..."

4. The Enforcement of International Law Through Municipal Law in the United States by Quincy Wright (1916)
"The hardier, scrubbier types of woodland growth could make their way somewhat better through this soil than the more characteristic types of timber. ..."

5. The Silva of California by Willis Linn Jepson (1910)
"At Fort Bidwell there is also a scrubbier form called Hog Plum, according to Mrs. HM Manning, which grows at lower altitudes and has smaller, rougher fruit, ..."

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