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Bull

An investor who thinks the market will rise. Related: Bear.
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Bull

1. An investor who believes that the market or a security will rise and makes investment decisions accordingly. See also: Bear.

2. Informal for bull market.
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bull

An investor who believes the price of a particular security or security prices in general will follow a broad upward trend. An investor can often be a bull on a specific security but not on the general market, and vice versa. Compare bear.
Wall Street Words: An A to Z Guide to Investment Terms for Today's Investor by David L. Scott. Copyright © 2003 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.

bull

a person who buys a financial security (stock, share, foreign currency, etc.) in expectation that its market price is likely to rise. See SPECULATION. Compare BEAR.
Collins Dictionary of Business, 3rd ed. © 2002, 2005 C Pass, B Lowes, A Pendleton, L Chadwick, D O’Reilly and M Afferson

bull

a person who expects future prices in a STOCK EXCHANGE or COMMODITY MARKET to rise and who seeks to make money by buying shares or commodities. Compare BEAR. See SPOT MARKET, FUTURES MARKET, BULL MARKET.
Collins Dictionary of Economics, 4th ed. © C. Pass, B. Lowes, L. Davies 2005
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Bringing a bull in this way works best with two hunters--one doing the calling and the other ready to intercept the bull.
We trailed the bull for 100 yards, and then I wrapped my hands around my first 7x7 North Idaho bull. Dad and I enjoyed a brief moment of pandemonium something similar to a touchdown celebration followed by a moment of silence in honor of the precious creation that was going to feed my family for the months to come.
If I try to move in and a bull responds but moves away, I stay in one place and let my hunter try to stalk the bull.
Evidently, after the camera distraction, I had turned back and focused on the smaller bull. The bigger one had already walked behind our bush and out of sight.
Two of the bulls sounded prehistoric, and my 27-year-old guide, Pasqual "Paqi" Vallejos, decided we would go after the nastiest sounding bull.
I knew better than to call to the bull. In the previous week, we'd had bulls bugling every day, but they were reluctant to come to our calling.
Two days later, after hard work mixed with a huge quantity of luck, I shot that bull. After the drying period, his antlers officially scored 402 gross and 385 net.
During police interrogation, Murray said he made and posted all the videos in order to drive up the prices for his pit bull. He also said the white dog in the video was a stray that his stepchildren had brought home.
Mark Allen Division Two: Bull & Bush(Lw) (D.Sparks 180) 7-6 The Lamb Members Club, Top Railway (Ch), Black Horse P-P Pied Bull. Pud Chaplin Division Three: Blue Ball Lions 11-2 Black Swan, Peacock 3-10 Red Lion, Bull & Bush (Kg) 8-5 Crown(Cs).
As we got closer, Vince did some cow-calling and uttered a couple of weak squeals, trying to sound like the herd was moving toward the bull. The bull's responses were increasingly more intense, as though his interest was building.
At this stage a second have-a-go hero opens the driver's side door of a delivery truck and starts to approach the bull.
NYPD just invited me into the 1st precinct on Monday to receive a summons for my work as Putin on the Wall Street Charging Bull. I assume that's some kind of award?