buffaloes buffaloes

Definition(s):

  1. (n) large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains
  2. (n) a city on Lake Erie in western New York (near Niagara Falls)
  3. (n) meat from an American bison
  4. (n) any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo
  5. (v) intimidate or overawe

Usage(s):

  1. Drivers passing through their ranches can see more wildlife elephants, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes and gazelles than in some of Kenya's national parks.
  2. The tour winds past the school's five water buffaloes.
  3. When boarding is announced they arise, and like buffaloes stampeding in soft slippers across tiled floors, shuffle into one thick, single-file line.

News

  1. Barbecue, bikes and buffalo

    Bison release, new festival, bicycle race highlight fun in Valley Buffaloes, barbecue and bicycles will fill the Father’s Day weekend … The post Barbecue, bikes and buffalo appeared first on The Stillwater Gazette .
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Stillwater Gazette

  2. Video: On the spot -- Colorado

    Who's on the spot at Colorado? Everybody. Because everybody needs to be on the same page for the Buffaloes to inch forward to respectability.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  3. Floyd County Buffaloes stampede into first state softball final

    The Buffaloes advanced to a state title game for the first time with a 13-4 win in a Group A Division 2 semifinal at Veterans Field.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

Quotes

  1. "We can't be satisfied with that," Dockett said. "San Francisco? I really don't count that as a win until you start playing the cream the crop, the Seattles, the Philadelphias, the Buffaloes. Until then . . . "
    on Sep 8, 2008 By: Darnell Dockett Source: Arizona Republic

  2. "Counting us on the basis of caste will be like counting different herds of cattle separately, so many cows, so many goats, so many oxen and so many buffaloes," Bharatnatyam exponent Sonal Mansingh said while opposing caste census.
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Sonal Mansingh Source: Times of India

  3. "Initially, I was very reluctant. I even told my director Rakesh Sarang that my voice is only suited to give playback to buffaloes," Nana said.
    on Nov 22, 2007 By: Nana Patekar Source: Daily News & Analysis

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