Horns Definition

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1. "Hello, " he says, his dark curls bouncing with his enthusiasm, playing peekaboo with the tips of his curving horns. 1
2. "Stalker" deploys a slinky melody that worms its way between rimshots and muted horns, to an eerily spooky effect. 1
3. A cacophony of firecrackers, vuvuzelas, car horns and cheers rang out across Madrid. 1
4. A circular protuberance or knob like swelling, as on the horns of certain animals. 1
5. A curst cow has short horns. 1
6. A flick of a switch and the flashing blue lights and two-tone horns shatter the relative peace of the night. 1
7. A gazelle ( Procapra picticaudata ) native to Tibet and having backward - curving horns in the male. 1
8. A pair of buffalo horns and a cowboy hat were set above backlit, multi-colored bottles on shelves. 1
9. A reducing agent converts the calcium sulfate to calcium oxide, which is then removed, by reintrainment into the flue gas steam using soot blowers or sonic horns. 1
10. A rhinoceros has large horns and thick, protective skin. 1
11. A sheep that is attacked will spin round to make sure that the attacker's horns clash with his own. 1
12. A small buffalo ( Bubalus or Anoa depressicornis ) of Celebes and the Philippines, having short, pointed horns. 1
13. A small ruminant mammal(Antilocapra americana) resembling an antelope and having small forked horns, found on western North American plains. 1
14. A stag has large horns. 1
15. A thriving black-market trade in illegal rhino horns is driving poaching to new levels in Africa, setting back recovery efforts for the endangered species. 1
16. A triceratops had three horns and a beak. 1
17. A white sheep of a breed originating in England, characterized a long head with spiraling horns. 1
18. According to the degree of seperation of the telencephalic grey matter and formation of the anterior horns, severity of the malformation can be estimated. 1
19. African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps. 0
20. After business failed, Father had to draw in his horns. 1
21. After the business failed, Father had to pull in his horns. 1
22. After the business failed, he had to draw in his horns pretty sharply. 1
23. After the business failed, he had to pull in his horns pretty sharply. 1
24. After the business failed, he had to pull in his horns. 1
25. After three years of faithful service, Jake decided to take the bull by the horns and ask his boss for a raise. 1
26. An African antelope ( Tragelaphus scriptus ) having a reddish - brown coat with white markings and twisted horns. 1
27. An African ruminant mammal (Giraffa camelopardalis) having a very long neck and legs, a tan coat with orange-brown to black blotches, and short horns. 1
28. An ox is taken by the horns, and the man by the tongue.  1
29. And as we sat and made merry, there entered to us an old man bearing a leathern carpet and a lute that had two horns of amber. 1
30. And so, in true Arien fashion, she had decided to take the bull by the horns. 1
 

Horns

[hôrn]

NOUN

  - a hard permanent outgrowth, often curved and pointed, found in pairs on the heads of cattle, sheep, goats, giraffes, etc. and consisting of a core of bone encased in keratinized skin.

  - the substance of which horns are composed.

  - a horn-shaped projection.

  - a wind instrument, conical in shape or wound into a spiral, originally made from an animal horn (now typically brass) and played by lip vibration.

  - an instrument sounding a warning or other signal.

VERB

  - (of an animal) butt or gore with the horns.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En