bullring
noun Date: 1802 1. an arena for bullfights 2. a short oval track for horse or auto racing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bullring — [bool′riŋ΄] n. 1. an arena for bullfighting 2. the circular floor of this arena, on which the spectacle takes place …   English World dictionary

  • Bullring — For the retail complex in Birmingham, UK, see Bull Ring, Birmingham. For other uses, see Bull Ring. A bullring is an arena where bullfighting is performed. Bullrings are often associated with Spain, but they can also be found in neighboring… …   Wikipedia

  • bullring — UK [ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ] / US noun [countable] Word forms bullring : singular bullring plural bullrings a place where a bullfight takes place …   English dictionary

  • bullring — [[t]b ʊlrɪŋ[/t]] bullrings N COUNT A bullring is a circular area of ground surrounded by rows of seats where bullfights take place …   English dictionary

  • bullring — /bool ring /, n. an arena for a bullfight. [1600 10; BULL1 + RING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • bullring — noun The area in which a bullfight is competed …   Wiktionary

  • bullring — bull|ring [ˈbulˌrıŋ] n the place where a ↑bullfight is held …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bullring — bull|ring [ bul,rıŋ ] noun count a place where a BULLFIGHT takes place …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bullring — n. arena for a bullfight …   English contemporary dictionary

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