bullocky
adjective see bullock

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bullocky — n. person who drives a group of bullocks; coarse language used by a bullock driver (Australian usage) adj. of or pertaining to driving bullocks; of or pertaining to managing cattle; that resemble a bullock in strength …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • bullocky — bull·ocky …   English syllables

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