or bull snake
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Example sentences from the Web for bullsnake
For these Arabs, Iran is the raised (and loaded) head of the snake.
The black mamba snake slithering towards Lakshmi is highly venomous.‘Gods of Suburbia’: Dina Goldstein’s Arresting Photo Series on Religion vs. Consumerism|Dina Goldstein|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yes, the minor-league baseball player memorably portrayed by Kevin Costner in Bull Durham.
Here the snake oil quotient is a bit more evident than in the skybox seats occupied by insights made using hard science.All These AIDS ‘Cures’ Are a Fantasy—One That Can Cause Real Harm|Kent Sepkowitz|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Which of these foods have science to back them up, and which are nothing but snake oil?Fish Oil, Turmeric, and Ginseng, Oh My! Are ‘Brain Foods’ B.S.?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The well-known "cock and bull" stories of small children are inspired by this love of strong effect.Children's Ways|James Sully
I thought this young man was going to read us some of his poetry; it's too tiresome of him to stop to tell us about his bull-dog.
And I, for one, absolutely decline to believe in this preposterous story of his about a bull-dog.
He heard Mohammedans alluding to a Brahmin as a leader—so might a wolf and a snake make common alliance against a watch dog.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Tom leaped on one side; the buffalo-bull turned short round and made another dash at him.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne