like a bull.
obstinate or stupid.
rising in prices.
characterized by favorable economic prospects.
Informal. regarding a particular investment as potentially profitable (often followed by on):
We’re still bullish on treasury bonds.
like a bull
(stock exchange) causing, expecting, or characterized by a rise in prices: a bullish market
(informal) cheerful and optimistic: the prime minister was in a bullish mood
Favoring and exhibiting high prices and relatively quick turnover: a bullish market/ bullish advice (1880s+ Stock market)
Showing a positive and hopeful attitude; encouraging •Often used with ”on” or ”about”: She tends to be bullish about our prospects/ He’s quite bullish on the new restaurant
the male of a bovine animal, especially of the genus Bos, with sexual organs intact and capable of reproduction. the male of certain other animals, as the elephant and moose. a large, solidly built person. a person who believes that market prices, especially of stocks, will increase (opposed to bear). (initial capital letter) Astronomy, Astrology. […]
a castrated bull; steer. a young bull. Contemporary Examples ‘Bridesmaids’ Director Paul Feig on Feminism, Rebel Wilson & More Anna Klassen April 14, 2013 Oscar Nominees’ Most Embarrassing Roles: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, and More Marlow Stern February 10, 2014 Sandra’s $200 Million Year Kim Masters December 1, 2009 Romney Saved Salt Lake Olympics From […]
the large, edible fruit of a tropical American tree, Annona reticulata.
a common oriole, Icterus galbula bullockii, of western North America: a subspecies of the northern oriole.
a bullock driver. the coarse language thought to be typical of a bullock driver. Australian. pertaining to driving bullocks or managing cattle. resembling a bullock. Historical Examples The Luck of Thirteen Jan Gordon Denis Dent Ernest W. Hornung We of the Never-Never Jeanie “Mrs. Aeneas” Gunn Early Days in North Queensland Edward Palmer Denis Dent […]