bullish

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

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


BULLISH Defined for English Language Learners

bullish

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

Definition of bullish for English Language Learners

  • : 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


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