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Overview of noun bull

The noun bull has 11 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (2) bull

(uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle)

2. (1) bull, bruiser, strapper, Samson

(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")

3. (1) bullshit, bull, Irish bull, horseshit, shit, crap, dogshit

(obscene words for unacceptable behavior; "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"; "what he said was mostly bull")

4. (1) bull

(a serious and ludicrous blunder; "he made a bad bull of the assignment")

5. bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig

(uncomplimentary terms for a policeman)

6. bull

(an investor with an optimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to rise and so buys now for resale later)

7. Taurus, Bull

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

8. Taurus, Taurus the Bull, Bull

(the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about April 20 to May 20)

9. bull's eye, bull

(the center of a target)

10. bull, papal bull

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

11. bull

(mature male of various mammals of which the female is called `cow'; e.g. whales or elephants or especially cattle)


Overview of verb bull

The verb bull has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) bull, bull through

(push or force; "He bulled through his demands")

2. bull

(try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying)

3. talk through one's hat, bullshit, bull, fake

(speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths; "The politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it")

4. bull

(advance in price; "stocks were bulling")

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