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bull·ring

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

bullring

(ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ)
n
(Bullfighting) an arena for bullfighting

bull•ring

(ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ)

n.
an arena for a bullfight.
[1600–10]
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
Translations
حَلَبَةُ مُصارَعَةُ الثيران
aréna pro býčí zápasy
tyrefægterarena
aréna
nautaatsvöllur
boğa güreşi alanı

bullring

[ˈbʊlrɪŋ] Nplaza f de toros

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

bullring

[ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ] narena (per corride)

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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After graduating from Yale in 1944, Conrad spent much of his time in and near Spanish bullrings.
SHOPPERS at the Bullring showed they had a can-do spirit when they took part in an impromptu can-can dance.
Tim Walley, general manager of Bullring, said: "This summer we wanted to bring the cosmopolitan feel and style of these three fast-paced cities to Bullring.