of or relating to the subfamily Bovinae, which includes cattle, buffalo, and kudus.
a bovine animal.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Bovini (cattle), a bovid tribe including domestic cattle
(of people) dull; sluggish; stolid
any animal belonging to the Bovini
Characteristic of or resembling cows or cattle.
noun trademark a concentrated beef extract, used for flavouring, as a stock, etc Historical Examples The Belgian Cookbook Various The Green Carnation Robert Smythe Hichens My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 Monica M. Stanley The Leader of the Lower School Angela Brazil Four Months Besieged H. H. S. Pearse Memoirs of a […]
troublemaking or rowdiness by street gang youths. Historical Examples Medoline Selwyn’s Work Mrs. J. J. Colter noun (Brit, slang) rowdiness, esp caused by gangs of teenage youths (as modifier): a bovver boy
plural noun (Brit, slang) heavy boots worn by some teenage youths in Britain, used in gang fights
to bend the knee or body or incline the head, as in reverence, submission, salutation, recognition, or acknowledgment. to yield; submit: to bow to the inevitable. to bend or curve downward; stoop: the pines bowed low. to bend or incline (the knee, body, or head) in worship, submission, respect, civility, agreement, etc.: He bowed his […]