bobtail definition

  • noun:
    • A short or shortened tail.
    • An animal, such as for instance a horse, having a quick or shortened tail.
    • something which was cut brief or abbreviated.
    • A short, or deliberately shortened end.
    • Hence, in addition said of some creatures having a bobtail, such as certain canines or nags.
    • A tractor which does without its trailer.
    • An animal (as a horse or dog) with a short end.
    • a brief end, or a tail slashed brief.
    • A contemptible other; a cur.
    • Collectively, the rabble: utilized in contempt, most often within the expression rag-tag and bobtail.
    • some sort of brief arrow-head.
    • In poker, a four-card flush or straight.
    • large sheepdog with a profuse shaggy bluish-grey-and-white layer and short tail; believed to trace to the Roman profession of Britain
    • a brief or shortened end of certain pets
  • verb:
    • to operate a vehicle a tractor without its truck.
    • to-drive a truck or any other car without its truck.
  • adjective:
    • Bobtailed.
    • having a quick or shortened tail

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