bullring

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bull·ring

 (bo͝ol′rĭng′)
n.
A circular arena for bullfights.
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bullring

(ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ)
n
(Bullfighting) an arena for bullfighting
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

bull•ring

(ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ)

n.
an arena for a bullfight.
[1600–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bullring - a stadium where bullfights take placebullring - a stadium where bullfights take place
sports stadium, stadium, arena, bowl - a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments
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Translations
حَلَبَةُ مُصارَعَةُ الثيران
aréna pro býčí zápasy
tyrefægterarena
aréna
nautaatsvöllur
boğa güreşi alanı

bullring

[ˈbʊlrɪŋ] Nplaza f de toros
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

bullring

[ˈbʊlrɪŋ] narène fbull's-eye [ˈbʊlzaɪ] n [dartboard] → centre m (de la cible)
to hit the bull's-eye [darts player] → mettre dans le mille, faire mouche (fig)mettre dans le mille
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

bullring

[ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ] narena (per corride)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

bull

(bul) noun
1. the male of the ox family and of the whale, walrus, elephant etc.
2. a bull's-eye.
ˈbullock (-lək) noun
1. a young bull.
2. a castrated bull, an ox, often used to pull bullock carts.
ˈbullfight noun
in Spain etc a fight between a bull and men on horseback and on foot.
ˈbullfighter noun
ˈbullring noun
the enclosed area where a bullfight takes place.
ˈbull's-eye noun
the centre of a target, especially in archery, darts etc.
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Farrag has been confirmed as an addition to a bill at Marbella's Plaza de Toros de Puerto Banus in Andalucia, and will feature over six rounds.
La mayor oferta de cabeceras tenia lugar en Madrid, si bien es relativamente frecuente encontrar una publicacion taurina en cualquier punto de la geografia espanola, inclusive Francia, Portugal, Mexico, Venezuela, Peru y alli donde hubiera una plaza de toros. Por ejemplo, en la ciudad de Nimes, en 1921 salia el semanario L'Aficion, subtitulado como "Organe Officiel de la Federation des Societes Taurines de France et d'Algerie", dirigido por Camille Berrus, "Lucerito".
Collado entered the bull ring in Seville, Spain, on April 8 at the Plaza de Toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla after recovering from an incident in Valencia, as reported by Spanish news site Publinews via Fox News.
I feel comfortable back on the clay," Nadal said after the match at the Plaza de Toros bullring in Valencia.
The victory in the Plaza de Toros bullring levelled the tie after Alexander Zverev beat David Ferrer 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the opening rubber.
The 31-year-old claimed a 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 win to level the tie at 1-1 on the first day of play on home soil at the Plaza de Toros clay court in Valencia.
There's a buzz around Seville's Plaza de Toros which is genuinely thrilling as crowds of immaculately dressed locals, chattering children and curious tourists mill towards the ancient arena.