One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
(of a male animal) not castrated.
- ‘Animals which have a carnivorous diet are not generally considered suitable for food, and the meat of uncastrated adult male animals is often shunned.’
- ‘I haven't seen them around for a while, but Gordon has enemies, mostly large ginger uncastrated male cats who live further up the street, and occasionally steal food from the kitchen.’
- ‘For instance, say that uncastrated men really don't want to be chemically castrated, but once they are they don't really suffer much.’
- ‘The stock bull, early born uncastrated males, or unwanted ‘visitors’ from or to neighbouring farms are the likely culprits.’
- ‘The receipt specifies the product of a stonehorse, that is a horse uncastrated, a full stallion.’
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