Share this entry

American English: /ˈbɑbˌteɪl/
British English: /ˈbɒbteɪl/

Translation of bobtail in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (docked tail)
    cola (feminine) cortada
    Example sentences
    • Also, unlike cheetahs and lions (which have long tails that help provide balance when the animals run) Smilodon had a bobtail.
    1.2 (animal)
    animal (masculine) rabicorto

adjective bobtailed Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːbteɪld/, /ˈbɒbteɪld/

Definition of bobtail in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day luxe
    Pronunciation: ləks
    expensive and of high quality; luxurious
    Cultural fact of the day

    Today is Aberri Eguna, Basque national day, and a public holiday in the Basque country of Spain.