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synonyms for shorthorns

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

Our goats and shorthorns ate the thatch of the houses, and we, ere the end, ate the goats and the shorthorns.
THE JACKET (THE STAR-ROVER)JACK LONDON
Just enough buildings and meadow-land to breed a few shorthorns and a yearling or two.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 156., MARCH 5, 1919VARIOUS
The palmy days of the Shorthorns were the 'seventies' of the last century, when they made fabulous prices.
A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLISH AGRICULTUREW. H. R. CURTLER
He established a wide reputation as a breeder of shorthorns, Southdown, and Oxford Down sheep, hackneys and cart horses.
NORFOLK ANNALSCHARLES MACKIE
He astonished the country by his crosses between the shorthorns and West-Highlanders.
CATTLE AND CATTLE-BREEDERSWILLIAM M'COMBIE
Shorthorns, Herefords, Polled Durhams are the best-known beef breeds.
PRATT'S PRACTICAL POINTERS ON THE CARE OF LIVESTOCK AND POULTRYPRATT FOOD CO.
They are mostly of the shorthorn breed, large numbers of Irish shorthorns being wintered in the fens.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 8VARIOUS
In breeding shorthorns a pedigree of a long line of ancestors is indispensable.
WIT AND WISDOM OF LORD TREDEGARGODFREY CHARLES MORGAN
Mr. Stratton and myself have tried to work on those lines by breeding the nobility of shorthorns.
WIT AND WISDOM OF LORD TREDEGARGODFREY CHARLES MORGAN
Irish cross-breeds, Shorthorns, have a rather bad reputation, and are often ill flayed.
ANIMAL PROTEINSHUGH GARNER BENNETT
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WORDS RELATED TO SHORTHORNS

  • beasts
  • bovid mammals
  • bulls
  • calves
  • cows
  • dogies
  • herd
  • livestock
  • longhorn
  • moo cows
  • oxen
  • shorthorns
  • stock
  • strays
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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