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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 for "bull":

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

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How to use bull in a sentence?

  1. Weinbaum:

    What bull shit-while he was a pioneer in Sci-fi I doubt that Stanley Weinbaum wrote a quote in his life. The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings. Put THAT in a Google search. Dave Weinbaum

  2. Richard Bernstein:

    People are trying to time the bottom and that's indicative of an early bear market, when people have hope, the beginning of a bull market starts with complete despair, when you've killed hope.

  3. Jeff Tjornehoj:

    ETF investors have fueled the bull market since the end of February.

  4. Lisa Natanson:

    Sandbar sharks were all along the coast, while most of the dusky sharks were off North Carolina, we captured a bull shark for the first time since 2001, and recaptured 10 sharks previously tagged by our program and two sharks tagged by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.

  5. Sarah Corfidi:

    The whole area is in the bull's eye, with more rounds of severe storms possible.


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