plainsman


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plains·man

 (plānz′mən)
n.
An inhabitant or a settler of the plains, especially of the prairie regions of the United States.

plainsman

(ˈpleɪnzmən)
n, pl -men
(Human Geography) a person who lives in a plains region, esp in the Great Plains of North America

plains•man

(ˈpleɪnz mən)

n., pl. -men.
an inhabitant of the plains.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plainsman - an inhabitant of a plains region (especially the Great Plains of North America)plainsman - an inhabitant of a plains region (especially the Great Plains of North America)
North America - a continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
Translations

plainsman

[ˈpleɪnzmən] N (plainsmen (pl)) → llanero m, hombre m de la llanura

plainsman

n pl <-men> → Flachländer m
References in classic literature ?
Yes; but a plainsman who lives in a hut knows only the four walls of his hut.
We were not so new to the country as not to know that the solitary life of many a plainsman had a tendency to develop eccentricities of conduct and character not always easily distinguishable from mental aberration.
But this one remains as taciturn as the rugged plainsman who will never get to wear it, because you just had to have a cowboy hat.
and from 1999-2002, he was publisher of the Huron Plainsman in South Dakota.
Eventually, he even made his way to Hollywood, serving as a historical consultant and Indian crew director for three movies: The Plainsman, Stagecoach, and The Oregon Trail.
Besides the ''Star Trek'' role, Ansara appeared on dozens of TV shows, including ''Broken Arrow'' (where he played the American Indian chief Cochise), "Law of the Plainsman,'' "I Dream of Jeannie,'' "Hawaii 5-0'' and ''Murder, She Wrote.
As well as playing Kang the Klingon in various Star Trek series, Ansara appeared on dozens of TV shows, including Broken Arrow, Law Of The Plainsman, I Dream Of Jeannie, Hawaii 5-0 and Murder, She Wrote.
5X Plainsman, introduced in 1947 after Marcus Leupold missed a shot at an Oregon blacktail due to fogged lenses.
Despite being severely fire-damaged during 2012, The Plainsman public house in Annfield Plain near Stanley, is attracting a lot of interest from potential buyers.
3) No matter what the faith persuasion: amerindian aztec, bantu plainsman, maori tribe, viking beserkers, all have a belief in how it started, how it will end.
The Plainsman put Quinn on the bottom rung of a ladder that was to lead to international superstardom.
But the university newspaper, The Auburn Plainsman, citing social media postings, reported that two former Auburn football players, Ed Christian and Ladarious Phillips, and current Auburn football player Eric Mack were shot.