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bull

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an order publicly issued by an authority
  • the head office issued a bull banning the use of alcohol at all on-site social functions
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bull

noun , slang

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a member of a force charged with law enforcement at the local level
  • the town's drug dealers and bulls were well acquainted with one another
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bobby [British], constable [chiefly British], cop, copper, flatfoot [slang], fuzz, gendarme, lawman, officer, police officer, policeman, shamus [slang]

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bull

noun , slang

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1 boastful speech or writing
  • an interview filled with the usual bull about how seriously she takes the art of acting
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bull

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to force oneʼs way
  • the beleaguered governor bulled through the crowd of reporters without answering a single question
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bull

verb , slang

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to praise or express pride in one's own possessions, qualities, or accomplishments often to excess
  • no one bought all his bulling about how he had beaten the stock market
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blow smoke

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