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Synonyms for bull
ˈbʊlˌʃɪtbull

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullnoun

    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, Samsonnoun

    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, dogshitnoun

    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. bullnoun

    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, pignoun

    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. bullnoun

    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, Bullnoun

    (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, Bullnoun

    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, bullnoun

    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 bullnoun

    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. bullverb

    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 throughverb

    push or force

    "He bulled through his demands"

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

    Antonyms:
    bear

  13. bullverb

    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, fakeverb

    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. bullverb

    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. bullnoun

    Synonyms:
    male of bovine animals

  2. bullnoun

    Synonyms:
    edict (issued by the pope), rescript

  3. bullnoun

    Synonyms:
    blunder (involving a contradiction), gross mistake

  4. bullnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Astron.) taurus

  5. bullnoun

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bullnoun

    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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#14107asshole
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#15342bastard
#16268hog
#16321ox
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#17984blur
#18355bullshit
#19786darn
#20115poop
#25316counterfeit
#27478squat
#28087prick
#35137fuzz
#38630hoot
#42321niu
#44952cocksucker
#46846shite
#53336turd
#57345misrepresent
#64838falsify
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#78169diddley
#82219bruiser
#85994shucks
#98385dickhead
#119015diddly
#170277horseshit
#174304squealer
#243647grunter
#261442ngau
#305164dogshit
#308012wangle

How to use bull in a sentence?

  1. Crispin Odey:

    This thing has gone from 10 pounds to 15 pounds in seconds, so most people have got vertigo on this one, you need a finale at the end of a great bull market and I think Sky is going to be that finale.

  2. Liu Haiying:

    But since this round of bull run is fuelled by liquidity, not by corporate earnings, I don't think the rally has come to an end, although there will be increasing fluctuations.

  3. Chris Retzler:

    We felt that we were due for a correction, we just didn't know what would trigger it, and when it would begin, i don't know how low we go and how long we stay there, but I still remain firmly of the belief that we are in a bull market.

  4. Shania Twain:

    I would have voted for him because, even though he was offensive, he seemed honest. Do you want straight or polite? Not that you shouldn’t be able to have both, if I were voting, I just don’t want bull----. I would have voted for a feeling that it was transparent. And politics has a reputation of not being that, right?

  5. Carl William Brown:

    Life is nothing but a cock and bull story, and one of the best of its kind.


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