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bob·tail

 (bŏb′tāl′)
n.
1. A short or shortened tail.
2. An animal, such as a horse, having a short or shortened tail.
3. Something that has been cut short or abbreviated.

bob′tailed′ adj.

bobtail

(ˈbɒbˌteɪl)
n
1. (Breeds) a docked or diminutive tail
2. (Breeds) an animal with such a tail
adj
(Breeds) having the tail cut short
vb (tr)
3. (Breeds) to dock the tail of
4. to cut short; curtail

bob•tail

(ˈbɒbˌteɪl)
n.
1. a short or docked tail.
2. an animal with such a tail.
adj.
3. having a bobtail.
4. cut short; abbreviated.
v.t.
5. to cut short the tail of; dock.
Also, bob′tailed`.
[1535–45]

bobtail


Past participle: bobtailed
Gerund: bobtailing

Imperative
bobtail
bobtail
Present
I bobtail
you bobtail
he/she/it bobtails
we bobtail
you bobtail
they bobtail
Preterite
I bobtailed
you bobtailed
he/she/it bobtailed
we bobtailed
you bobtailed
they bobtailed
Present Continuous
I am bobtailing
you are bobtailing
he/she/it is bobtailing
we are bobtailing
you are bobtailing
they are bobtailing
Present Perfect
I have bobtailed
you have bobtailed
he/she/it has bobtailed
we have bobtailed
you have bobtailed
they have bobtailed
Past Continuous
I was bobtailing
you were bobtailing
he/she/it was bobtailing
we were bobtailing
you were bobtailing
they were bobtailing
Past Perfect
I had bobtailed
you had bobtailed
he/she/it had bobtailed
we had bobtailed
you had bobtailed
they had bobtailed
Future
I will bobtail
you will bobtail
he/she/it will bobtail
we will bobtail
you will bobtail
they will bobtail
Future Perfect
I will have bobtailed
you will have bobtailed
he/she/it will have bobtailed
we will have bobtailed
you will have bobtailed
they will have bobtailed
Future Continuous
I will be bobtailing
you will be bobtailing
he/she/it will be bobtailing
we will be bobtailing
you will be bobtailing
they will be bobtailing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bobtailing
you have been bobtailing
he/she/it has been bobtailing
we have been bobtailing
you have been bobtailing
they have been bobtailing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bobtailing
you will have been bobtailing
he/she/it will have been bobtailing
we will have been bobtailing
you will have been bobtailing
they will have been bobtailing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bobtailing
you had been bobtailing
he/she/it had been bobtailing
we had been bobtailing
you had been bobtailing
they had been bobtailing
Conditional
I would bobtail
you would bobtail
he/she/it would bobtail
we would bobtail
you would bobtail
they would bobtail
Past Conditional
I would have bobtailed
you would have bobtailed
he/she/it would have bobtailed
we would have bobtailed
you would have bobtailed
they would have bobtailed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bobtail - a short or shortened tail of certain animals
tail - the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
2.bobtail - large sheepdog with a profuse shaggy bluish-grey-and-white coat and short tailbobtail - large sheepdog with a profuse shaggy bluish-grey-and-white coat and short tail; believed to trace back to the Roman occupation of Britain
sheep dog, sheepdog, shepherd dog - any of various usually long-haired breeds of dog reared to herd and guard sheep
Adj.1.bobtail - having a short or shortened tail; "bobtail mare"
caudate, caudated - having a tail or taillike appendage
Translations

bobtail

[ˈbɒbteɪl] N (= tail) → cola f corta; (= animal) → animal m de cola corta, animal m rabón