Boston bull

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Boston bull small pug-faced American terrier breed having a smooth brindle or black coat with white markings
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Usage

In literature:

I once hypnotized a bull on Boston Common.
"The Road" by Jack London
In Boston Ole Bull was always a great favourite and had many friends.
"Famous Violinists of To-day and Yesterday" by Henry C. Lahee
Once in the very early Spring, taking my faithful Boston bull, we stole away for a constitutional.
"With Those Who Wait" by Frances Wilson Huard
I've the sweetest little Boston bull bitch at home.
"Tutors' Lane" by Wilmarth Lewis
Boston Bull, I suppose, I think that's where Carlton was first kenneled.
"Letters of a Dakota Divorcee" by Jane Burr
The aggressor was Coco, a fierce little Boston bull and the pride of one of the town's most honored citizens.
"Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road" by Katharine Lee Bates
Ole Bull came to Boston a year or so after Vieuxtemps.
"Memories of a Musical Life" by William Mason
Some Boston fanciers developed it from the brindle bull terrier about 1890.
"The Dogs of Boytown" by Walter A. Dyer
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In news:

Boston has its marathon, Pamplona has the running of the bulls, and San Francisco has Bay to Breakers.
The Boston Terrier is truly an American breed, being a down-sized version of the Bull-and-Terrier types that were so popular in the early days of our country.
In a surprise, coach Tom Thibodeau canceled the Chicago Bulls' Wednesday morning shootaround, hours after his team secured the Eastern Conference's top seed when the Miami Heat lost at the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night.
Monday breakfasts in Boston regale on bull of a different breed (courtesy The Globe).
Boston remains tucked behind the Lakers, Bulls, Spurs, and Mavericks.
Chicago Bulls head coach (and former Celtics top assistant) Tom Thibodeau appeared on ESPN Radio in Chicago on Friday and offered his take on Boston's signing of free-agent center Shaquille O'Neal.
But that's not all, as we take another look at Red Bull's Boston cliff-diving adventure, plus see a big play courtesy of The Basketball Diary.
Boston-based First Wind says its 34-megawatt Bull Hill project in Hancock County has also begun commercial operations.
The only thing Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo and Chicago Bulls point guard Marquis Teague had in common prior to Saturday's game was being former Kentucky players.
Celtics captain Paul Pierce celebrates in the final seconds of Boston's overtime win over the Bulls.
Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers this morning wouldn't reveal his starting lineup for tonight's game against the Chicago Bulls, but hinted his rotations might contain more bigs than in their last few games against smaller opponents.
Rajon Rondo had 20 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Boston Celtics to a 101-95 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night.
The Celtics' Semih Erden, shown battling the Bulls two weeks ago, has exceeded Boston coach Doc Rivers' expectations.
Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) drives on Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov 12, 2012, in Chicago.
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In science:

Kanwal, A distributional approach to asymptotics, second ed., Birkh¨auser Advanced Texts: Basler Lehrb¨ucher. [Birkh¨auser Advanced Texts: Basel Textbooks], Birkh¨auser Boston Inc., Boston, MA, 2002, Theory and applications. Herman Gluck and David Singer, Deformations of geodesic fields, Bull.
The small time asymptotics of the heat kernel at the cut locus
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