- (not comparable) Of or pertaining to cattle.
- (not comparable) Belonging to the tribe Bovini, including cows, buffalo, and bison.
- Sluggish, dull, slow-witted.
NounBovine (plural Bovines)
Adverbs for Bovine
stolidly; dully; ineptly; absolutely; stupidly; apathetically; calmly; serenely; indifferently; complaisantly; agreeably; blockishly; doltishly; heavily; idly; obtusely; simply; vacantly; witlessly; prosaically; ridiculously; reposefully; mildly; tranquilly; placidly; tamely; unconcernedly.
asinine, aurochs, beef, beef cattle, beef-brained, beef-witted, beeves, bison, blockish, bossy, bovid, bovine animal, buffalo, bull, bullock, calf, caprid, caprine, carabao, cattle, chumpish, cloddish, complacent, cow, cowish, cowlike, crass, critter, dairy cattle, dairy cow, deerlike, dense, dispassionate, dogie, doltish, dull, dullard, dumb, duncical, duncish, equestrian, equine, even-tempered, fat, goatish, goatlike, gross, heifer, hircine, hoggish, hoofed, hornless cow, horsy, impassive, imperturbable, ineducable, inexcitable, inirritable, kine, klutzy, leppy, lumpish, maverick, milch cow, milcher, milk cow, milker, muley cow, muley head, mulish, musk-ox, neat, oafish, opaque, ovine, ox, oxen, patient, piggish, ruminant, self-complacent, self-content, self-contented, self-satisfied, sheepish, sheeplike, smug, sottish, steady, steer, stirk, stoic, stolid, stot, stupid, swinish, thick, undisturbable, unflappable, ungulate, unirritable, unnervous, unpassionate, unteachable, wisent, wrongheaded, yak, yearling, zebu
- (UK) IPA: /ˈbəʊ.vaɪn/, SAMPA: /"b@U.vaIn/
- (US): enPR: bōʹvīn, IPA: /ˈboʊvaɪn/, SAMPA: /"boUvaIn/
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- feminine form of bovin
- feminine plural form of bovino
- vocative masculine singular of bovīnus