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1. oxen

noun. ['ˈɑːksən'] domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age.

Synonyms

  • milker
  • milcher
  • moo-cow
  • cattle
  • bull
  • kine
  • bovine
  • cows
  • stirk
  • Bos
  • red poll
  • calf
  • milch cow
  • ox
  • steer
  • boeuf
  • bullock
  • Welsh
  • beef
  • dairy cattle
  • Africander
  • milk cow
  • grade
  • herd
  • cow
  • Welsh Black
  • genus Bos
  • Devon
  • dairy cow
  • beef cattle

Antonyms

  • bear
  • lively
  • undock
  • female

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Words that Rhyme with Oxen

  • antitoxin
  • wilcoxon
  • broxson
  • toxin
  • noxon
  • moxon
  • dockson
  • coxon
  • boksen

Example sentences of the word oxen


1. Noun, singular or mass
Cattle, oxen, moose and deer are some of the more popular bones that are widely used.

2. Existential there
Also known as bullocks, oxen are trained castrated male bovines.

3. Adjective
Since most oxen work in pairs, you'll want two animals of relatively the same size and strength.

4. Personal pronoun
Musk oxen are particularly favored prey of Arctic wolves.

5. Adverb
Most often, the animals were oxen, goats, bulls and sheep.

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