a nl: os is castrated. It is not necessarily an animal to carry loads or do things. Castration is to gain weight quickly and be of easy disposition. GerardM 20:00, 26 May 2004 (UTC)

Both of these nouns could/should be combined? Cgoodwin 01:36, 1 August 2008 (UTC)

clumsy personEdit

Oxes is the standard plural of 'clumsy person' ("be careful you great ox!") just we don't have this sense yet which is why oxes is listed as nonstandard. Renard Migrant (talk) 17:34, 19 July 2015 (UTC)

Return to "ox" page.