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See definition of oxen on Dictionary.com
  • as inbovine
  • as incattle

synonyms for oxen

  • cow
  • herd
  • beasts
  • bulls
  • calves
  • cows
  • dogies
  • livestock
  • longhorn
  • shorthorns
  • stock
  • strays
  • bovid mammals
  • moo cows
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How to use oxen in a sentence

The fictional Caribbean country boasts horses, pelicans, roosters, oxen and rodents, and Far Cry 6 players can pet or feed most of these creatures.
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To transport the sandstone blocks to the new federal city, skids — or what were sometimes called “stone boats” — were pulled by oxen to a wharf.
HIKING ALONG VIRGINIA’S AQUIA CREEK AND FINDING HISTORY A STONE’S THROW FROM HOMEWALTER NICKLINAPRIL 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Just a little before daybreak they were all wakened by the bellowing of the oxen and the barking of dogs.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
And thy oxen, and the ass colts that till the ground, shall eat mingled provender as it was winnowed in the floor.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
And when they came unto the threshing-floor of Chidon, Uzza put forth his hand to hold the Ark; for the oxen stumbled.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
The estate employs 200 oxen and 180 slaves as labourers, besides those for the service of the family.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
If he has taken the seed, worn out the oxen, from the seed which he has hoed he shall restore.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
If a man has hired oxen, a wagon, and its driver, he shall give one hundred and eighty ka of corn per diem.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
I had the choice of three modes of conveyance—palanquins, camels, or oxen bailis.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
I decided, therefore, on adopting the less costly mode of conveyance by oxen.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO OXEN

  • cow
  • oxen
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