Hole In The Wall



= ヤブ。

昨日何気なく書いた"brush axe"、そういえば"bush"もヤブだったなぁと思いだしてちょっと調べた。Wiktionaryだと、

4. (uncountable) Wild vegetation, generally larger than grass but smaller than trees (Wikipedia).  [quotations ▼]

brush - Wiktionary


  1. (horticulture) A woody plant distinguished from a tree by its multiple stems and lower height, being usually less than six metres tall; a horticultural rather than strictly botanical category.  [quotations ▼]
  2. (slang, vulgar) A person's pubic hair, especially a woman's; loosely, a woman's vulva.  [quotations ▼]
  3. A shrub cut off, or a shrublike branch of a tree.
    bushes to support pea vines
  4. A shrub or branch, properly, a branch of ivy (sacred to Bacchus), hung out at vintners' doors, or as a tavern sign; hence, a tavern sign, and symbolically, the tavern itself.  [quotations ▼]

bush - Wiktionary