cornupete

adjective cor·nu·pete \ˈkȯrnyəˌpēt\

Definition of cornupete

  1. :  goring or attacking with the horns —used of a bull represented in sculpture or painting

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Origin and Etymology of cornupete

Late Latin cornupeta, from Latin cornu horn + Late Latin -peta (from Latin petere to go to, head for, attack) — more at feather


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