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Definition of Bullhead


  1. A fresh-water fish of many species, of the genus Uranidea, esp. U. gobio of Europe, and U. Richardsoni of the United States; -- called also miller's thumb.
  2. In America, several species of Amiurus; -- called also catfish, horned pout, and bullpout.
  3. A marine fish of the genus Cottus; the sculpin.
  4. The black-bellied plover (Squatarola helvetica); -- called also beetlehead.
  5. The golden plover.
  6. A stupid fellow; a lubber.
  7. A small black water insect.

Bullhead Translations

bullhead in German is Dickkopf