bushranger definition

  • noun:
    • person who lives into the backwoods.
    • An outlaw staying in the Australian bush.
    • A convict or outlaw whom escapes towards bush to avoid capture; a roving bandit who lives in bush.
    • an individual skilled in bushcraft.
    • person who roams, or hides, on the list of bushes; especially, in Australia, an escaped unlawful residing in the bush.
    • One who ranges through or dwells inside bush or forests; a bush-whacker; especially, in Australia, a criminal, generally speaking an escaped convict, whom takes into the bush or forests and leads a predatory life.

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