mountain man

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Noun1.mountain man - a man who lives on the frontiermountain man - 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"
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and is known for films like Shor in the City, Kabali, Phobia, Badlapur, Manjhi - The Mountain Man and the short film Ahalya.
A former family man, Buster turns into a mountain man on his escape from authority, crashing into empty vocational houses.
AHEAD of the release of a Bollywood biopic on him, Bihar's famous Mountain Man Dashrath Manjhi appears to have become a poll plank in the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar which might give a boost to the film's box office prospects in the state.
In Book 1 The Reckoning, the Coleman brothers learned that their father, Royce Coleman was a famous mountain man.
Teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff, his loyal reindeer Sven and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna races against time to save the kingdom.
I'm a mountain man, and I would have preferred him to stay up there," he told RTL radio.
The Mountain Man, Civil War and Old West eras of 19th century America will be the focal point of the event, which will include exhibits on Oregon prehistory, the Hudson's Bay Company, historic Fort Umpqua and the Applegate Trail.
The ESPY broadcast premiered an exclusive vignette, featuring Gonzalez's journey from grizzly mountain man to presenter, culminating in his appearance onstage at the show.
MOUNTAIN man Thomas Lawson scaled six of the highest peaks in Britain to raise cash for charity.
Speaking at the launch party, the 42-year-old known locally as Mountain Man, said: "This is a momentous day for me as I've worked towards this for the last 20 years.
We came up here to Rutland to visit a friend of Craig's who goes by the name of Mountain Man.
But the untamed wilderness soon sours their dream trip through encounters with a grizzly bear, a crazed mountain man (Burt Reynolds), comely redwood-saving tree-huggers, and locals who don't take kindly to strangers.