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Meaning & Definition of Bull in English

English

Bull

/bʊl/

noun

1. Uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle

    synonym:
  • bull

2. A large and strong and heavyset man

  • "He was a bull of a man"
  • "A thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got"
    synonym:
  • bull
  • ,
  • bruiser
  • ,
  • strapper
  • ,
  • Samson

3. Obscene words for unacceptable behavior

  • "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"
  • "What he said was mostly bull"
    synonym:
  • bullshit
  • ,
  • bull
  • ,
  • Irish bull
  • ,
  • horseshit
  • ,
  • shit
  • ,
  • crap
  • ,
  • dogshit

4. A serious and ludicrous blunder

  • "He made a bad bull of the assignment"
    synonym:
  • bull

5. Uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

    synonym:
  • bull
  • ,
  • cop
  • ,
  • copper
  • ,
  • fuzz
  • ,
  • pig

6. An investor with an optimistic market outlook

  • An investor who expects prices to rise and so buys now for resale later
    synonym:
  • bull

7. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in taurus

    synonym:
  • Taurus
  • ,
  • Bull

8. The second sign of the zodiac

  • The sun is in this sign from about april 20 to may 20
    synonym:
  • Taurus
  • ,
  • Taurus the Bull
  • ,
  • Bull

9. The center of a target

    synonym:
  • bull's eye
  • ,
  • bull

10. A formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla)

    synonym:
  • bull
  • ,
  • papal bull

11. Mature male of various mammals of which the female is called `cow'

  • E.g. whales or elephants or especially cattle
    synonym:
  • bull

verb

1. Push or force

  • "He bulled through his demands"
    synonym:
  • bull
  • ,
  • bull through

2. Try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying

    synonym:
  • bull

3. Speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths

  • "The politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it"
    synonym:
  • talk through one's hat
  • ,
  • bullshit
  • ,
  • bull
  • ,
  • fake

4. Advance in price

  • "Stocks were bulling"
    synonym:
  • bull

Examples of using

Don't act like a bull in a china shop.
The bull is mooing.
You have to take the bull by the horns.