Definition of 'bull'
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Who knew bull terriers could be so fabulous? Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the bulls say that conventional measures are daft in this era of breathtakingly low bond yields. Times, Sunday Times (2017)THIS big bull refused to lie down after he had been darted with a tranquilliser and continued to shuffle for a while. The Sun (2016)Is this a signal that the bull run is over? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Their leader tested the temperature with his foot and concluded that a big bull was nearby. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The overpowered bull is usually taken to the slaughterhouse the next morning. Collins Traveller - The Algarve (1993)It made me think of pit bulls. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Only sceptics reckon that bulls talk rubbish. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It means the bulls are right there. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The runners have to race to escape the bulls as they make their way through narrow streets to the bull ring. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This new programme looks at a group of responsible dog owners who feel restricted breeds like pit bulls are wrongly demonised. The Sun (2015)An island official said that the bull elephant may have been suffering from a hormonal condition that made it unusually aggressive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If anyone could reach the semis by being a bull in china shop it's him. The Sun (2009)One bite from a Staffordshire bull terrier cross just missed her eye. The Sun (2008)One at a time, the largest bulls take turns charging the lions. Christianity Today (2000)The aim is to grab hold of a rosette attached to the bull's head without being impaled. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I know from personal experience bulls are wild animals and can be totally unpredictable. The Sun (2013)And he has yet to encounter the finished wire and gauze bull's head that he must wear for the duration of the opera. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A small loss of 2.8 million shouldn't trouble the bulls on the stock too much. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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