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Synonyms for bull

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for bull

uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle

a large and strong and heavyset man

a serious and ludicrous blunder

uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

an investor with an optimistic market outlook

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(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus

the second sign of the zodiac

the center of a target

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

mature male of various mammals of which the female is called 'cow'

push or force


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try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying

speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths

advance in price

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Caption: The bull calf being delivered by caesarean section.
Any bull calf that is not destined to become a herd sire should be castrated.
But the 30-pound bull calf named Yellow Medicine Dancing Boy is not only unusual but also sacred.
Lim x at calvers + Lim bull calf to pounds 2610; Lim hfr calf to pounds 2,500; Lim x 1st + Lim calves at foot (6) pounds 1820-pounds 1050, av pounds 1,965; Lim x 1st calver + hfr calf to pounds 1,900; Lim x 1st calvers + Brit Blue x calves (2) pounds 1740-pounds 1680; Brit Blue x 1st calver + Lim bull calf to pounds 1950; Brit Blue x 1st calver + Lim x bull calf to pounds 1,880; Ped Lim cow to pounds 1,520; Ped bulls (2) pounds 3,200-pounds 2,500.
This is the story of nine-year-old Eli and his first bull calf, Little Joe, whom he's going to raise and show at the county fair where he hopes to win the blue ribbon.
Roche said a cow losing weight before conception may have some mechanism that prompted it to reject a male embryo because it was not up to supporting the development of a bull calf.
The as-yet-unnamed, eight-stone male joins strapping bull calf Flannery, who was born in July, and female Cara, who arrived in October.
As the legend goes, Milo's incredible strength was cultivated from the time he was a small boy and his father gave him a bull calf to nurture.
To protect Chillingham Wild Cattle from an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease two heifer calves and a bull calf have been transferred from Chillingham to the reserve herd in the highlands.
NEW ADDITION: Joe Moore with Dowsabel and her bull calf, one of the first organic animals born at the farm.
More than 50 Welsh bull calf rearers have already registered for the new initiative following its launch at Aberystwyth Institute of Rural Studies and further calls are flooding in on a daily basis.
Sherrill, aboard the tow Bull Calf, missed the mishap.
A healthy bull calf born on a ranch in southeast Brazil has puzzled scientists, who were expecting a female cloned from an adult cow.
A Limousin bull calf called Eddie became the first animal to be registered by the new British Cattle Movement Service, set up in Workington, Cumbria.
Bull Calf - Per head - Limousin - PS445 Hightae, PS400 Clonrae, PS350 (x3) Barndennoch.