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1. ox

noun. ['ˈɑːks'] an adult castrated bull of the genus Bos; especially Bos taurus.

Synonyms

  • kine
  • oxen
  • genus Bos
  • cows
  • cattle
  • Bos
  • withers

Etymology

  • oxa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Ox

  • st_jacques
  • ballcocks
  • macaques
  • stocks'
  • stocks
  • stock's
  • kroc's
  • iraq's
  • frocks
  • flocks
  • clocks
  • clock's
  • brock's
  • blocs
  • bloc's
  • blocks
  • block's
  • bloch's
  • woks
  • vocs
  • socks
  • shocks
  • sachs
  • rocks
  • rock's
  • pocks
  • mocks
  • locks
  • knocks
  • jocks

Sentences with ox


1. Noun, singular or mass
Red wine, juices or stock add flavor to braised ox cheeks.

2. Adjective
You can use beef brisket cut to size when you can’t find ox cheek.

Quotes about ox


1. A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
- Meister Eckhart

2. I'm healthy as an ox. And you?""To compare myself with a bovine would be both ridiculous and insulting, but I'm fit as ever, if that is what you are asking.
- Christopher Paolini, Brisingr

2. ox-eyed

adjective. having large round eyes like those of an ox.

Antonyms

  • blind

3. ox-eyed_daisy

noun. tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum.

Synonyms

  • flower
  • moon daisy
  • Leucanthemum
  • Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
  • oxeye daisy
  • Leucanthemum vulgare
  • genus Leucanthemum
  • marguerite

4. ox

noun. ['ˈɑːks'] any of various wild bovines especially of the genera Bos or closely related Bibos.

Synonyms

  • Bos banteng
  • Asian wild ox
  • yak
  • aurochs
  • bovine
  • tsine
  • Bibos
  • urus
  • Bos primigenius
  • genus Bos
  • banteng
  • wild ox
  • Bos
  • banting
  • genus Bibos

Etymology

  • oxa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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