the foreman of a logging operation.
The foreman or chief; boss (1920s+ Loggers & truckers)
Any chief or supervisor: Oakes is bull of the woods in the proofroom (1940s+)
Baseball. a place where relief pitchers warm up during a game. the relief pitchers on a team. Informal. a large cell or room, usually next to the courtroom, where prisoners are temporarily held. a large room in an office occupied by many employees. any temporary or crowded quarters, as sleeping quarters in a lumber camp. […]
a rodeo event in which a contestant tries to ride a bucking bull for eight seconds, with one hand holding a rope tied to a band around the bull’s chest.
an arena for a bullfight. Contemporary Examples The Week’s Best Longreads: The Daily Beast Picks for October 6, 2012 David Sessions October 5, 2012 Historical Examples Uruguay W. H. Koebel The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. E. Farr and E. H. Nolan With the Battle Fleet Franklin Matthews Thy Rocks and Rills Robert […]