bullfight

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbʊlfaɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbʊlˌfaɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bŏŏlfīt′)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
bull•fight /ˈbʊlˌfaɪt/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Sporta traditional Spanish entertainment in which a bull is fought in a certain way and killed with a sword.
bull•fight•er, n. [countable]
bull•fight•ing, n. [uncountable]

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bull•fight  (bŏŏlfīt′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Sporta traditional Spanish, Portuguese, or Latin American spectacle in which a bull is fought by a matador, assisted by banderilleros and picadors, in a prescribed way in an arena and is usually killed.
bullfight′ing, n. 
  • bull1 + fight 1745–55

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
bullfight /ˈbʊlˌfaɪt/ n
  1. a traditional Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American spectacle in which a matador, assisted by banderilleros and mounted picadors, baits and usually kills a bull in an arena

ˈbullˌfighter n ˈbullˌfighting n
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