bull session

noun

Definition of bull session

: an informal discursive group discussion

Examples of bull session in a Sentence

The governor had a bull session with his staff.
Recent Examples on the Web But Mandel has the stylistic elegance and emotional sympathy to make this more than merely an undergraduate bull session. Washington Post, 12 Apr. 2022 Three days before the running of the Derby, Baffert sat with two reporters, his wife, Jill, and jockey agent Ron Anderson for an hour-long bull session. John Cherwa, Los Angeles Times, 2 May 2021 The calculations about what should be taught, or better yet what shouldn't be, sound like the workings of an all-night dormitory bull session. Arkansas Online, 4 Jan. 2021 Apparently this was planned before the whiskey-and-weed bull session on The Joe Rogan Experience. Elizabeth Lopatto, The Verge, 30 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of bull session

1919, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bull session

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“Bull session.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bull%20session. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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