bull of the woods


noun

the foreman of a logging operation.

Nearby words

  1. bull market,
  2. bull mastiff,
  3. bull moose,
  4. bull neck,
  5. bull nose,
  6. bull pen,
  7. bull riding,
  8. bull rope,
  9. bull run,
  10. bull run, battle of

Origin of bull of the woods

First recorded in 1915–20

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