Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ram.
Ewes as well as rams generally have short horns, and the wool is long and very fine.
When the old bell-wether at the head rattles his bell, the mountains do indeed skip like rams and the little hills like lambs.
It is remarkable for the great size of the horns of the old rams and the wide open sweep of their curve, so that the points stand boldly out on each side, far away from the animal's head, instead of curling round nearly in the same plane, as in most of the allied species.
The rams are in much favour in Scotland and the N.
In the unicorn sheep of Nepal or Tibet the two horns of the rams are completely welded together.