You all know what a cow is right? If not, I’ll tell you…
A cow is a domesticated female bovine animal. They are kept for milk and meat. Many cows are referred to as a herd (collective noun). The word ‘cow’ can also be used as a slang term for a nasty/horrible person (it’s moderately offensive).
e.g. Marie threw paint all over my new trousers, she’s such a cow.
idioms and expressions about cows
Click on the pictures below to learn some common idioms and expressions with cows. Each idiom includes the meaning and an illustrated real-life example.