Definition of 'mule'
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Riding a mule or donkey was an ancient symbol of royal office. Christianity Today (2000)These barges were often towed by horses or mules from footpaths on the shore. America Past and Present (1995)There are pack mules and horse drawn carts. Times, Sunday Times (2011)After some hundred yards the horse and mule suddenly tossed up their heads and snorted. A Time of War (1993)It can be fatal in horses, donkeys and mules. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In one corner, mules and donkeys were tethered. Somewhere East of Life (1994)More than 15,000 mules and horses stripped entire valleys of their vegetation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This gentleman had a very good led horse and a mule on which he came, and four men on foot. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)Each day's ride lasts 5-6 hours and follows ancient mule tracks between hilltop villages. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The next year they went off to the Pyrenees, trekking by mule and donkey. Berthe Morisot (1990)China is a large country with beautiful horses and mules, they say, and in large numbers. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)I have a lot of my father in me and I am as stubborn as a mule. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'mule'
British English: mule /mjuːl/ NOUN
A mule is an animal whose parents are a horse and a donkey.
- American English: mule
- Arabic: بَغْلٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: mula
- Chinese: 骡子
- Croatian: mula
- Czech: mezek
- Danish: muldyr
- Dutch: muildier
- European Spanish: mula
- Finnish: muuli
- French: mule
- German: Maultier
- Greek: μουλάρι
- Italian: mulo
- Japanese: ラバ
- Korean: 노새
- Norwegian: muldyr
- Polish: muł
- European Portuguese: mula
- Romanian: catâr
- Russian: мул
- Spanish: mula
- Swedish: mula
- Thai: ล่อ
- Turkish: katır
- Ukrainian: мул
- Vietnamese: con la
Definition of mule from the Collins English Dictionary
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