a head considered similar in shape to a bullet, as that of a person with a high, domelike forehead and cranium and short hair.
a person having such a head.
an obstinate or stupid person.
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(of vehicles, glass, clothing, etc.) capable of resisting or absorbing the impact of a bullet. Informal. safe from failure; without errors or shortcomings and beyond criticism: a bulletproof system; a bulletproof budget. to make (something) bulletproof. Contemporary Examples Anna Benson, Former ‘Baseball Wife,’ Reportedly Snaps. What Happened? Christine Pelisek July 10, 2013 Hit-and-Run Driver Julio […]
a high-speed passenger train, as on certain routes in Japan. Historical Examples Makers Cory Doctorow noun a passenger train that travels at very high speed
bully tree. any of various tropical American trees, as Manilkara bidentata, of the sapodilla family, that yield the gum balata.
the wood of a bully tree.