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bullock

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No love is entirely without worth, even when the frivolous calls to the frivolous and the base to the base.
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English

Etymology

Old English bulluc, corresponding to bull + -ock.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈbʊlək/

Noun

Singular
bullock

Plural
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  1. (archaic) A young bull.
  2. A castrated bull; an ox.

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Verb

Infinitive
to bullock

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to bullock (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (obsolete) To bully.
    • 1749, Henry Fielding, Tom Jones, Folio Society 1973, p. 47:
      Yes, you villain, you have defiled my own bed, you have; and then you have charged me with bullocking you into owning the truth.

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