cowman


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cow·man

 (kou′mən, -măn′)
n.
1. An owner of cattle or a cattle ranch.
2.
a. See cowboy.
b. A cowherd.

cowman

(ˈkaʊmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Agriculture) Brit another name for cowherd
2. (Agriculture) US and Canadian a man who owns cattle; rancher

cow•man

(ˈkaʊ mən)

n., pl. -men.
a. a rancher.
b. a cowboy or cowherd.
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cowman - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horsebackcowman - 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

cowman

[ˈkaʊmən] N (cowmen (pl)) → vaquero m; (= owner) → ganadero m

cowman

n pl <-men> (= farm labourer)Stallbursche m; (US: = cattle rancher) → Viehzüchter m

cowman

[ˈkaʊmən] n (-men (pl)) → vaccaro
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