bullfighter
noun see bullfight

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bullfighter — bullfighting ► NOUN ▪ the sport of baiting and killing a bull as a public spectacle. DERIVATIVES bullfight noun bullfighter noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Bullfighter — Bullfight Bull fight , Bullfighting Bull fight ing, n. a sport of great antiquity, in which men torment, and fight with, a bull or bulls in an arena, for public amusement, still popular in Spain, Portugal and Latin American. In the Spanish… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bullfighter — /bool fuy teuhr/, n. a person who participates in a bullfight, esp. a matador. [1840 50; BULL1 + FIGHTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • bullfighter — noun one who engages in bullfighting; a toreador or matador …   Wiktionary

  • bullfighter — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. matador; picador, banderillo; toreador. See amusement …   English dictionary for students

  • bullfighter — n. matador, one who participates in a bullfight …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bullfighter — See: bullfight …   English dictionary

  • bullfighter — noun someone who fights bulls • Syn: ↑toreador • Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑somebody, ↑mortal, ↑soul • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bullfighter and the Lady — La Dame et le Toréador La Dame et le Toréador (Bullfighter and the Lady) est un film dramatique de 1951 écrit et dirigé par Budd Boetticher. Filmé à Mexico, le film s intéresse aux réalités des dangers de la tauromachie. Un des cascadeurs mourut… …   Wikipédia en Français

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