ox

Part of speech: noun

An adult castrated male of domestic cattle.

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Usage examples "ox":

  1. And then the angel of death kills the butcher and he kills the ox and the dog kills the cat. - "Ulysses", James Joyce.
  2. There is such abundance of cattle, sheep, and goats, that we got an ox for three dollars, and a goat for half a dollar. - "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII.", Robert Kerr.
  3. He looked strong enough to carry an ox away. - "Jimgrim and Allah's Peace", Talbot Mundy.