Bull Moose
Bull Moose Bull Moose (U. S. Politics) (a) A follower of Theodore Roosevelt in the presidential campaign of 1912; -- a sense said to have originated from a remark made by Roosevelt on a certain occasion that he felt ``like a bull moose.'' [Cant] (b) The figure of a bull moose used as the party symbol of the Progressive party in the presidential campaign of 1912. -- {Bull Mooser}. [Cant] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Bull Moose — Bull′ Moose′ n. gov a member of the Progressive Party under the leadership of Theodore Roosevelt. Also called Bull′ Moos′er [[t]ˈmu sər[/t]] …   From formal English to slang

  • Bull Moose — n. [so called from the symbol of the party] a member of the Progressive Party led by Theodore Roosevelt in the presidential campaign of 1912 …   English World dictionary

  • Bull Moose — noun Etymology: bull moose, emblem of the Progressive party of 1912 Date: 1912 a follower of Theodore Roosevelt in the United States presidential campaign of 1912 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bull Moose — a member of the Progressive Party under the leadership of Theodore Roosevelt. Also called Bull Mooser /mooh seuhr/. [1880 85, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Bull Moose — Theodore Roosevelt twenty sixth President of the United States …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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