bulllike

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Relatively recent (late 20th century) spelling of bull-like.

Adjective[edit]

bulllike (comparative more bulllike, superlative most bulllike)

  1. Similar to or resembling a bull.
    • He had a bulllike neck.

Quotations[edit]

  • 1973, J. A. B. van Buitenen (tr.), The Mahābhārata: Book 1, p. 314:
    So these bulllike men queried the brahmin, O king, and he told them the entire story of the birth of Draupadí.
  • For more examples of usage of this term, see the citations page.

Adverb[edit]

bulllike (comparative more bulllike, superlative most bulllike)

  1. Acting in a manner similar to a bull.
    • He was breathing bulllike from anger.

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See also[edit]

This is one of the few English words with triple letters. Others include, but are not limited to: frillless, wallless, headmistressship, goddessship, and agreeeth.