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Synonyms for bull
ˈbʊlˌʃɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bull(noun)

    uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  2. bull, bruiser, strapper, Samson(noun)

    a large and strong and heavyset man

    "he was a bull of a man"; "a thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got"

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  3. bullshit, bull, Irish bull, horseshit, shit, crap, dogshit(noun)

    obscene words for unacceptable behavior

    "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"; "what he said was mostly bull"

    Synonyms:
    darn, cop, diddly-squat, diddly, cocksucker, dickhead, squat, hoot, diddlyshit, fuzz, dogshit, strapper, doodly-squat, bullshit, pig, diddly-shit, prick, shit, jack, son of a bitch, crap, tinker's damn, damn, shite, bastard, horseshit, turd, dirt, asshole, diddley, papal bull, bruiser, tinker's dam, diddlysquat, shucks, red cent, dump, copper, bull's eye, whoreson, poop

    Antonyms:
    bear

  4. bull(noun)

    a serious and ludicrous blunder

    "he made a bad bull of the assignment"

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  5. bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig(noun)

    uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

    Synonyms:
    bull's eye, atomic number 29, slovenly person, hog, strapper, shit, copper color, papal bull, crap, copper, dogshit, blur, hair, tomentum, grunter, horseshit, pig, fuzz, bullshit, bruiser, slob, pig bed, sloven, cop, squealer

    Antonyms:
    bear

  6. bull(noun)

    an investor with an optimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to rise and so buys now for resale later

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  7. Taurus, Bull(noun)

    (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  8. Taurus, Taurus the Bull, Bull(noun)

    the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about April 20 to May 20

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  9. bull's eye, bull(noun)

    the center of a target

    Synonyms:
    bull's eye, strapper, crap, bell ringer, shit, papal bull, mark, copper, dogshit, home run, horseshit, pig, fuzz, bullshit, bruiser, cop

    Antonyms:
    bear

  10. bull, papal bull(noun)

    a formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla)

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  11. bull(verb)

    mature male of various mammals of which the female is called `cow'; e.g. whales or elephants or especially cattle

    Synonyms:
    shit, fuzz, papal bull, pig, copper, strapper, bruiser, bull's eye, crap, bullshit, cop, horseshit, dogshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  12. bull, bull through(verb)

    push or force

    "He bulled through his demands"

    Synonyms:
    fake, bull through, talk through one's hat, bullshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  13. bull(verb)

    try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying

    Synonyms:
    fake, bull through, talk through one's hat, bullshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

  14. talk through one's hat, bullshit, bull, fake(verb)

    speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths

    "The politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it"

    Synonyms:
    misrepresent, wangle, manipulate, fudge, cook, falsify, bull through, bullshit, forge, fake, counterfeit, talk through one's hat

    Antonyms:
    bear

  15. bull(verb)

    advance in price

    "stocks were bulling"

    Synonyms:
    fake, bull through, talk through one's hat, bullshit

    Antonyms:
    bear

Editors Contribution

  1. bovine animal

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bull(n.)

    Synonyms:
    male of bovine animals

  2. bull(n.)

    Synonyms:
    edict (issued by the pope), rescript

  3. bull(n.)

    Synonyms:
    blunder (involving a contradiction), gross mistake

  4. bull(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Astron.) taurus

  5. bull(n.)

    Synonyms:
    horn-pout, mud-pout, cat-fish (pimelodus cattus)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bull(n)

    Synonyms:
    taurus, minotaur, apis

    Associated words:
    tauriform, taurine, bovine, bellow

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    taurus, elephant, ngau, bulls, niu, ox, char, conn

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How to use bull in a sentence?

  1. Art Hogan:

    You want to see sector rotation into the laggards, what we've seen is enough good news to say we're not going into recession. This is a short-term top in a longer-term bull market.

  2. Daragh Maher:

    We have been talking about it being the beginning of the end and that's still the way I would characterise it, what it will have done, I think, is raised some doubts in people's minds that the bull run is not without end.

  3. Liu Jingde:

    Investor sentiment was undoubtedly hurt by the margin trading news despite CSRC saying they did not intend to dampen the stock market, i expect the market to be quite volatile in the near term although over the longer term, it is still a bull market.

  4. Erich Meier:

    There are further risks remaining for an attack on gold prices. but we are entering into a three-to-five year bull market.

  5. Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey:

    For investors, the investigation comes at a time when the stock's bull case is challenged by concerns of an abrupt revenue slowdown last quarter, while precedent suggests that Google enjoys broad discretion over the direction of search results, the questions arising from an investigation will challenge the possibility of multiple expansion.


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