A close up of the brilliant leaves of the burning bush.
- ☆ any of several American shrubs (genus Euonymus) of the staff-tree family, having brilliant red fruits or leaves
- gas plant
Origin of burning bushafter the Biblical burning bush: example; Exodus (Bible) 3:2
- Any of several shrubs or shrubby plants, such as the summer cypress and certain species of euonymus, having foliage that turns bright red in autumn.
- See gas plant.