Texas longhorn

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Texas longhorn long-horned beef cattle formerly common in southwestern United States
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Usage

In literature:

As she straightened up and turned to go, she beheld a Texas steer of the longhorn variety only a short distance away.
"The Wrong Woman" by Charles D. Stewart
Down it was moving toward them a cloud of yellow dust stirred up by a bunch of Texas longhorns.
"Oh, You Tex!" by William Macleod Raine
She's five feet five, one hundred and sixty pounds and looks like a Texas longhorn, without the horns.
"Mother America" by Sam McClatchie
That Texas longhorn is just before meeting up with a real cyclone.
"Aces Up" by Covington Clarke
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In news:

When someone in Aggieland decided to grace the skies of Longhorn Country with a Texas A&M billboard that reads, "This is SEC Country," many took it as a slap in the face.
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — The Texas Longhorns football team will be playing in Dallas this weekend, but some longhorns are already competing in Fort Worth .
Brendan Maloney/US PresswireMack Brown and the Texas Longhorns have gone a combined 13-12 over the last two seasons.
Texas Tech might cancel a game before seeing it air on the Longhorn Network.
Texas Tech's scheduled Sept 8 game at Texas State could be aired on the Longhorn Network, a source told the Rivals site RedRaiderSports.com, and Tech might just cancel the game as a result.
0The 14th ranked Texas Longhorns travel to Ames, Iowa Saturday night, looking to avenge one of the worst losses of Mack Brown's career.
Walsh #4 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys rushes against the Texas Longhorns on September 29, 2012 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
AUSTIN, Texas — Since 1895, the Texas Longhorns have played 75 games on Thanksgiving.
The Texas Longhorns football team will be playing in Dallas this weekend, but some longhorns are already competing in Fort Worth.
Kansas State's Angel Rodriguez looks for his shot against the Texas Longhorns on Wednesday night at Bramlage Coliseum.
Zoo keepers claim Bruno picked the Longhorns to win the BCS National Championship game between Alabama and Texas tonight because the animal attacked the Texas figure first.
Texas Outdoors Woman Network-San Antonio Chapter: Monthly meeting, 6 pm, Longhorn Café, 17625 Blanco Road.
While the Longhorns beat Wyoming convincingly, Texas still lacked "explosive" plays from the passing game .
The Texas Longhorns had their annual alumni game on Saturday and Roger Clemens started on the mound for the first time in a few years.
Roger Wallace, the radio color analyst of Texas football, answered readers' questions about the Texas Longhorns during a live chat on Wednesday.
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