bull-necked

or bull·necked

[ boo l-nekt ]
/ ˈbʊlˌnɛkt /
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adjective

having a short, thick neck.

Nearby words

  1. bull's-eye window,
  2. bull, ole bornemann,
  3. bull-bar,
  4. bull-dyke,
  5. bull-headed,
  6. bull-nosed,
  7. bull-nosed bow,
  8. bull-ring,
  9. bull-roarer,
  10. bull.

Origin of bull-necked

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400

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British Dictionary definitions for bull-necked

bull-necked

adjective

having a short thick neck
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