One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘The family home was a large, ramshackle house with an untended and brambly garden.’
- ‘The five songs are brambly, muscular math-metal slabs, but listening to pre-recorded versions of them is like looking at graffiti in an art gallery.’
- ‘Eve's relationship with this man, her superior, is brambly and intriguing; she is unable to work him out.’
- ‘Pointer-type breeds were partially docked for motility; some spaniels because brambly debris was too difficult to clean from the plumey fur.’
- ‘In the end, though, it is attention to detail that keeps this good book from being great, that keeps it down among the brambly shadows of the scrub and canyons.’
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