Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun bushel

2 senses of bushel

Sense 1
bushel -- (a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches)
       => United States dry unit -- (a unit of measurement of capacity for dry substances officially adopted in the United States Customary System)

Sense 2
bushel -- (a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks)
       => British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit -- (a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb bushel

1 sense of bushel

Sense 1
repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on -- (restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please")
       => better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate -- (to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes")

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