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Bushian.See also Bushian
A supporter of George H. W. Bush or George W. Bush; an advocate of the principles or policies of either.
1990s; earliest use found in The Washington Post. Originally from the name of George H. W. Bush, and subsequently also from the name of his son George W. Bush + -ist.
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