frontiersman


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fron·tiers·man

 (frŭn-tîrz′mən)
n.
A man who lives on the frontier.

frontiersman

(ˈfrʌntɪəzmən; frʌnˈtɪəz-)
n, pl -men
(formerly) a man living on a frontier, esp in a newly pioneered territory of the US

fron•tiers•man

(frʌnˈtɪərz mən, frɒn-; esp. Brit. ˈfrʌn tɪərz-)

n., pl. -men.
a person who lives on a frontier.
[1775–85, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.frontiersman - a man who lives on the frontierfrontiersman - a man who lives on the frontier  
pioneer - one the first colonists or settlers in a new territory; "they went west as pioneers with only the possessions they could carry with them"
Translations

frontiersman

[frʌnˈtɪəzmən] N (frontiersmen (pl)) → hombre m de la frontera

frontiersman

[ˈfrʌntɪəzmən] npioniere m
References in classic literature ?
Then, Uncas, do you drive in the front; when they come within range of our pieces, we will give them a blow that, I pledge the good name of an old frontiersman, shall make their line bend like an ashen bow.
He compares the frontiersman, who has never so much as opened a book in all his life, yet knows how to follow in the chase, and is skilful, strong, and hardy, with the men of his own profession.
T`ai Chen the beautiful and the grim frontiersman are alike faithfully portrayed.
I'm a frontiersman from the extreme edge of the Knowable, and I feel quite out of place when I leave my study and come into touch with all you great, rough, hulking creatures.
1734: American frontiersman Daniel Boone was born in Philadelphia.
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What is the nickname of the frontiersman Nathaniel Poe, played by Daniel Day Lewis, in the 1992 film, The Last of the Mohicans?
1837: James ''Wild Bill'' Hickok, US frontiersman, born.
1837: James"Wild Bill" Hickok, US frontiersman, was born in Troy Grove, Illinois.
Davy Crockett, frontiersman, 1836, who was played by Fess Parker in the 1955 film Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (above)
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Johnson and Larsen present this transcription of the letters and journals of frontiersman Edward Jay Allen, a traveler to the Pacific Northwest in 1852-55 and delegate to the Monticello Convention separating the Oregon and Washington territories.