Pronunciation: (boosh'hwak"ur, -wak"ur), [key]
1. a person or thing that bushwhacks.
2. (in the American Civil War) a guerrilla, esp. a Confederate.
3. any guerrilla or outlaw.
4. Australian Slang.an unsophisticated person; hick.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.