noun Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a lesbian who is notably masculine or assertive in manner or appearance.
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- bull bat,
- bull bay,
- bull block,
- bull chain,
- bull dust,
- bull fiddle,
- bull float,
- bull gear,
- bull gun,
- bull header
Origin of bull dyke
First recorded in 1925–30
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slang a lesbian who is markedly masculine
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