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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bobtail, bob, dock(noun)

    a short or shortened tail of certain animals

  2. Old English sheepdog, bobtail(adj)

    large sheepdog with a profuse shaggy bluish-grey-and-white coat and short tail; believed to trace back to the Roman occupation of Britain

  3. bobtail, bobtailed(adj)

    having a short or shortened tail

    "bobtail mare"


  1. bobtail(Noun)

    A short, or deliberately shortened tail.

  2. bobtail(Noun)

    Hence, also said of some animals that have a bobtail, such as certain canines or nags.

  3. bobtail(Noun)

    A tractor which performs without its trailer.

  4. bobtail(Verb)

    To drive a tractor without its trailer.

  5. bobtail(Verb)

    To drive a truck or other vehicle without its trailer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bobtail(noun)

    an animal (as a horse or dog) with a short tail

  2. Bobtail(adj)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bobtail

    bob′tāl, n. a short or cut tail: a word applied in contempt to the rabble, as in 'tag-rag and bobtail.'—adj. Bob′tailed, with tail cut short.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bobtail in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bobtail in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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