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noun as in calf

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Wendy spent the engagement clinically inseminating prize heifers and anticipating an entire life of the same.

"You and Chuck go home and make a baby and name it Lyndon and I'll give you a heifer," Johnson had said.

When ABC News correspondent Jake Tapper tried to ask you some questions, you said you were “going to meet a heifer first.”

Egypt is like a fair and beautiful heifer: there shall come from the north one that shall goad her.

Moreover, they almost invariably bear heifer calves, so that the flock increases rapidly.

I will make Smoker seize the heifer if necessary; at all events, he will keep her at bay—that is, if she is here.

They advanced cautiously into the thicket, following the track of the heifer, and at last came upon her.

The calf became quite tame, and as the heifer perceived that the calf was quiet, she became more quiet herself.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to heifer, such as: dogie/dogy, maverick, veal, yearling, freemartin, and young bull.

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