bullmastiff

or bull-mas·tiff, bull mas·tiff

[boo l-mas-tif, -mah-stif]

noun

one of an English breed of dogs having a short, fawn or brindled coat, produced by crossing the bulldog and the mastiff.

Nearby words

  1. bullionist,
  2. bullish,
  3. bullishly,
  4. bullitt,
  5. bullitt, william christian,
  6. bullneck,
  7. bullnose,
  8. bullnose header,
  9. bullnose stretcher,
  10. bullock

Origin of bullmastiff

First recorded in 1870–75; bull(dog) + mastiff

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