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  Words related to bulldog

Related / Similar Words: English bulldog, dogged, dour, pertinacious, tenacious, unyielding

 

Definition:
  • a sturdy thickset short-haired breed with a large head and strong undershot lower jaw; developed originally in England for bull baiting;
  • throw a steer by seizing the horns and twisting the neck, as in a rodeo;
  • attack viciously and ferociously;
  • stubbornly unyielding; "dogged persistence"; "dour determination"; "the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics"; "a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T.S.Eliot; "men tenacious of opinion";

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    Hyponyms: French bulldog

     

    Derivational Morphology: English bulldog

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: buldog   Bulgarian: булдог  
    Chinese: 牛頭犬   Dutch: buldog  
    Finnish: buldogi   French: bouledogue  
    German: Bulldogge   Greek: μπουλντόγκ  
    Hebrew: בולדוג   Hungarian: buldog  
    Japanese: ブルドッグ   Korean: 불독  
    Latin: Molossus   Maltese: buldog  
    Russian: бульдог   Serbian: samsov  
    Slovene: buldog   Spanish: bulldog  
     
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