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Engelsk navneord: bull

1. bull (om dyr) uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle

Mindre specifikke termerBos taurus, cattle, cows, kine, oxen

Mere specifikke termerbullock

Omfatter disse specifikke termerhorn

2. bull (om person) a large and strong and heavyset man

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was a bull of a man.
A thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bruiser, Samson, strapper

Mindre specifikke termeradult male, man

3. bull (om kommunikation) obscene words for unacceptable behavior

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk.
What he said was mostly bull.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bullshit, crap, dogshit, horseshit, Irish bull, shit

Mindre specifikke termerbuncombe, bunk, bunkum, guff, hogwash, rot

Overordnet anvendelsedirty word, filth, obscenity, smut, vulgarism

4. bull (om handling) a serious and ludicrous blunder

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe made a bad bull of the assignment.

Mindre specifikke termerbloomer, blooper, blunder, boner, boo-boo, botch, bungle, flub, foul-up, fuckup, pratfall

5. bull (om person) uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cop, copper, fuzz, pig

Mindre specifikke termerofficer, police officer, policeman

Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

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

Mindre specifikke termerinvestor

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)bear

7. Bull (om person) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Taurus

Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Overordnet emneområdeastrology, star divination

8. Bull (om sted) the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about April 20 to May 20

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Taurus, Taurus the Bull

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerhouse, mansion, planetary house, sign, sign of the zodiac, star sign

9. bull (om sted) the center of a target

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bull's eye

Mindre specifikke termercenter, centre, midpoint

Omfatter disse overordnede termermark, target

10. bull (om kommunikation) a formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)papal bull

Mindre specifikke termerdecree, edict, fiat, order, rescript

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

Mindre specifikke termereutherian, eutherian mammal, placental, placental mammal

Engelsk udsagnsord: bull

1. bull (om adfærd) push or force

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe bulled through his demands.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bull through

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerbear on, push

2. bull (om forhold) try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerjob, speculate

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbull

Overordnet emneområdeinvesting, investment

3. bull (om kommunikation) speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bullshit, fake, talk through one's hat

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s on something

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, dissemble, feign, pretend, sham

4. bull (om ændring) advance in price

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStocks were bulling.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termerclimb, go up, rise

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbull

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