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British English: /bʊl/
American English: /bʊl/

Translation of bull in French:


  • 4 (Astrology)the Bull
    le Taureau
  • 6 (Finance)
    spéculateur (m) à la hausse
    haussier (m)
    à la hausse

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Finance)
    spéculer à la hausse
    (shares, stock)
    être en hausse


to shoot the bull

(American English) [slang]
tailler une bavette [informal]

to go at somebody/something like a bull at a gate

foncer tête baissée sur quelqu'un/quelque chose

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