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bull

noun uk   us   /bʊl/

bull noun (ANIMAL)

B1 [C] a male cow, or the male of particular animals such as the elephant or the whale: They did not see the sign by the gate saying "Beware of the bull".
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bull noun (FINANCE)

[C] specialized finance & economics a person who buys shares in companies hoping the price will rise, so that they can be sold later at a profit
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bull noun (NONSENSE)

[U] informal complete nonsense or something that is not true: Don't give me that bull about not knowing the time.
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