Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of bullfight.

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Examples

  • Q.E.D. Law Number X: Bulls do not win bullfights; people do.

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  • But at Seville we were told that there would be no more bull-feasts, as the Spaniards much more preferably call the bullfights, till April, and now we were only in October.

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  • More than 10,000 bulls are killed annually in Spanish bullfights.

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  • Can anyone tell me if there are bullfights in Merida in early November?

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  • Una parranda can be anything from visiting with friends at their house (whether or not beer is involved) to going out to the bar, the club, or the bullfights.

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  • I have won bullfights in San Juan, cliff-diving competitions in Sri Lanka, and spelling bees at the Kremlin.

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  • One of the reasons given by RTVE is that bullfights "generally coincide with hours protected or specially protected for young viewers."

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  • The production, which premiered in Edinburgh last year, dramatizes the text with sound effects (popping Champagne corks), choreography (a 1960s French dance routine) and figurative props (a table with horns portrays a snorting bull) to move the action from the bars of Paris to the bullfights of Pamplona.

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  • Brown Canon III for The Wall Street Journal Mr. Borba's grandfather raised fighting bulls in the Azores Islands, and his father organized some of the first bloodless bullfights, a California variation that uses Velcro in place of the traditional steel blades.

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  • Town officials say they paid € 50,000 to € 60,000 per year for summer fiestas that featured bullfights and live music, including an appearance by former AC/DC bassist Larry Van Kriedt.

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