Definition of bull rider in US English:

bull rider

noun

  • See bull riding

    • ‘As a former professional bull rider, he has performed with broken bones in his wrists, arms, and legs.’
    • ‘Blunted spurs are just one part of the bull rider's gear that can help him gain an advantage over a bucking bull.’
    • ‘I decided that if I couldn't be a barrel racer that I'd be a bull rider.’
    • ‘There will be prizes for the "best" bull riders in both the men's and women's category.’
    • ‘Texas, the spiritual home of the cowboy, used to be known for big-hat-wearing, baked-bean-eating bull riders.’