Definitions of bull:
  • noun:   a serious and ludicrous blunder
    Example: "He made a bad bull of the assignment"
  • noun:   mature male of various mammals of which the female is called `cow'; e.g. whales or elephants or especially cattle
  • noun:   uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle
  • noun:   a formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla)
  • noun:   a large and strong and heavyset man
    Example: "He was a bull of a man"
  • noun:   an investor with an optimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to rise and so buys now for resale later
  • noun:   uncomplimentary terms for a policeman
  • noun:   obscene words for unacceptable behavior
    Example: "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"
  • noun:   the center of a target
  • noun:   (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus
  • noun:   the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about April 20 to May 20
  • verb:   try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying
  • verb:   push or force
    Example: "He bulled through his demands"
  • verb:   advance in price
    Example: "Stocks were bulling"
  • verb:   talk through one's hat
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 20000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2671)

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