What does Bronco mean?

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ˈbrɒŋ koʊBron·co

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bronco, bronc, bronchonoun

    an unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang


  1. bronconoun

    A horse of western North America that is wild or not fully broken.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bronconoun

    same as Broncho


  1. Bronco

    Bronco, or bronc is a term used in the United States, northern Mexico and Canada to refer to an untrained horse or one that habitually bucks. It may refer to a feral horse that has lived in the wild its entire life, but is also used to refer to domestic horses not yet fully trained to saddle, and hence prone to unpredictable behavior, particularly bucking. The term also refers to bucking horses used in rodeo "rough stock" events, such as bareback bronc riding and saddle bronc riding. The silhouette of a cowboy on a bucking bronco is the official symbol for the State of Wyoming. In modern usage, the word is seldom used any longer to refer to a "wild," or more accurately, a feral horse, because today, the modern rodeo bucking horse is a domestic animal. Some are specifically bred for bucking ability and raised for the rodeo, while others are spoiled riding horses who have learned to quickly and effectively throw off riders. Informally, the term is often applied in a joking manner to describe any horse that acts up and bucks with or without a rider. The Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971 prevents the capture of mustangs from the wild for commercial use, and though the law has been weakened in recent years, "wild" mustangs and other completely untamed horses are still no longer used on the rodeo circuit, as bigger, more powerful animals that are sufficiently domesticated to be handled from the ground for veterinary care, travel, and stabling in small pens are more desirable as rodeo stock.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bronco in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bronco in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Bronco in a Sentence

  1. Beau Boeckmann:

    I've had more people ask about this car than anything else we've launched, i don't see why Bronco's potential wouldn't be the same as Jeep's.

  2. Craig Patterson:

    We wanted to make sure that people understood that this isn’t what’s coming for the next Bronco, that was kind of the only downside to it, that people would see it and say, ‘OK, that must be what the new Bronco’s going to be.’ And that’s not the case.

  3. Rick Harrison:

    I ’m Rick Harrison and I got a little bad mojo [ from the Bronco ], it felt odd and it was a little weird in the end and it made me feel weird … but it’s a strange market when it comes to OJ. I just don’t deal with [ OJ memorabilia ] that much.

  4. Rick Harrison:

    He contacted me andwas interested in selling it, it was just a really weird day [ when White Ford Bronco was brought to Harrison’s shop ] because everyone saw [ White Ford Bronco ] and there’s a crazy fascination with it. The [ slow-speed chase ] had better numbers than the Super Bowl.

  5. Craig Patterson:

    As they were putting the movie together, the script called for them to use a Jeep, but Dwayne Johnson is a huge Ford fan, and had worked with us previously doing advertising work for us for our Customer Service division. And he said, ‘I’d much rather use a Ford product here, and I know there’s a new Bronco coming out. Maybe I could use that?’.

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