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cat·tle·man

 (kăt′l-mən, -măn′)
n.
A person who raises or tends cattle.

cattleman

(ˈkætəlmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Agriculture) a person who breeds, rears, or tends cattle
2. (Agriculture) chiefly US and Canadian a person who owns or rears cattle on a large scale, usually for beef, esp the owner of a cattle ranch

cat•tle•man

(ˈkæt l mən, -ˌmæn)

n., pl. -men (-mən, -ˌmɛn)
1. the owner of a cattle ranch.
2. a person who tends cattle.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cattleman - a man who raises (or tends) cattlecattleman - a man who raises (or tends) cattle  
stock farmer, stock raiser, stockman - farmer who breed or raises livestock
2.cattleman - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horsebackcattleman - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback
buckaroo, buckeroo, vaquero - local names for a cowboy (`vaquero' is used especially in southwestern and central Texas and `buckaroo' is used especially in California)
cowgirl - a woman cowboy
gaucho - a cowboy of the South American pampas
horse wrangler, wrangler - a cowboy who takes care of the saddle horses
ranch hand - a hired hand on a ranch
roper - a cowboy who uses a lasso to rope cattle or horses
Translations

cattleman

[ˈkætlmæn] N (cattlemen (pl)) → ganadero m

cattleman

[ˈkætəlmæn] n (= rancher) → bouvier mcattle market n
(= market) → marché m aux bestiaux
(fig) (= display of women) → marché m aux bestiauxcattle prod naiguillon mcattle shed nétable fcattle truck nfourgon m à bestiaux

cattleman

[ˈkætlmən] n (-men (pl)) → bovaro
References in classic literature ?
Of late, also, the hotel had become a favorite stopping place for Western cattlemen.
It was about fences and cattlemen or something, and anyway he was in jail a long time, and when he got his freedom the lawyers had got his ranch.
A poor substitute for food was this hide, just as it had been stripped from the starved horses of the cattlemen six months back.
This could result in a conflict between the cattlemen and the technological companies who are cashing in with the meat substitutes.
FIVE American cattlemen - John Edward Hardy (33), Harry Doherty (21), William Tucker (22), Arthur Melendy (26) and Arthur Colline (21) - were charged at Liverpool today with having assaulted and robbed a coloured cattleman, Richard Aden, on board the steamship Irishman.
The program is modeled after the Cattlemen s Young Leaders Program administered by the Canadian Cattlemen s Association.
QUETTA, January 01, 2010 (Frontier Star): Three Pakistani cattlemen were killed due to indiscriminate firing of Afghan forces here in border area of Zhob when they accidentally entered in Afghan area the night between Thursday and Friday.
The Canadians through their associations want government to secure free access to lucrative markets in the United States while the American cattlemen utilize the same avenues to gain some protection or restraint of trade.
The impact of the rapidly growing ethanol industry on cattle production and prices was addressed recently by the Nebraska Cattlemen at its annual convention.
Cattlemen have a beef with chicken: The National Cattlemen's Beef Association, using beef checkoff funds, will begin discussions next week in Denver on how to persuade Americans to add one evening beef meal every two weeks.
The company's Western Producer Publications (Saskatoon, SK) and Farr Business Communications (Winnipeg, MB) units produce such titles as "The Western Producer," "Grainews," "Canola Guide," "Canadian Cattlemen,"(continued on page 2) "Big Dealer" and "Wheat Oats & Barley.
On the other hand, mountain cattlemen have a vested interest in keeping the national park in good shape because it represents both their income and their children's inheritance.