An example of a bullet is what is shot from a rifle.
John's not going to any of his top schools; he got a bullet from the last of them yesterday.
Their debut started slow, but bulleted to number six in its fourth week.
He bulleted a header for his first score of the season.
- to confront a painful situation with fortitude or stoicism
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of bullet
- French boulette diminutive of boule ball from Old French from Latin bulla
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French boulette.