bullet /ˈbʊlət/ noun
plural bullets
plural bullets
Learner's definition of BULLET
: a small piece of metal or another material that is shot out of a gun
often used before another noun
see also magic bullet, rubber bullet, silver bullet
: a large dot in a document, book, etc., that brings attention to separate pieces of information in a list see also bullet point
US, sports : a hit or thrown ball or puck that is moving very fast

bite the bullet

see 1bite

dodge a/the bullet

see 1dodge

sweat bullets

see 1sweat

— bulleted

/ˈbʊlətəd/ adjective
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