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bullish

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adjective bull·ish \ˈbu̇-lish also ˈbə-\

Simple Definition of bullish

  • : hopeful or confident that something or someone will be successful : optimistic about the future of something or someone

  • : expecting the price of stocks to go up : characterized by rising stock prices

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bullish

  1. 1 :  suggestive of a bull (as in brawniness)

  2. 2 a :  marked by, tending to cause, or hopeful of rising prices (as in a stock market) <a bullish market> <bullish policies> <bullish investors> b :  optimistic about something's or someone's prospects <bullish on the company's future>

bullishly adverb
bullishness noun

Examples of bullish in a sentence

  1. Members of her party are bullish about her reelection.

  2. They are bullish about the future of the product.



1566

First Known Use of bullish

1566


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