follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

cattle prod

noun
1.
a rod-shaped, usually electrified device designed for prodding or driving livestock, especially cattle.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for cattle prod
  • Make no mistake, whether putting the cattle prod to a human or a dog, they will both suffer.
  • But he does not know what drives him to use the club, to menace with the gun and to use the cattle prod.
  • The incident was set off when one of the foreign workers was struck with an electric cattle prod for an infraction.
  • He couldn't get through security downstairs because he brought in a cattle prod that is used against prisoners.
British Dictionary definitions for cattle prod

cattle prod

noun
1.
a hand-held electrified rod with low voltage used to control cattle
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for cattle

8
10
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for cattle prod