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woods·man

 (wo͝odz′mən)
n.
A man who works or lives in the woods or is versed in woodcraft; a forester.

woodsman

(ˈwʊdzmən)
n, pl -men
(Forestry) a person who lives in a wood or who is skilled in woodcraft. Also called: woodman

woods•man

(ˈwʊdz mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. Also, woodman. a person accustomed to life in the woods and skilled in the arts of the woods, as hunting or trapping.
2. a lumberman.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.woodsman - someone who lives in the woodswoodsman - someone who lives in the woods  
rustic - an unsophisticated country person
2.woodsman - makes things out of woodwoodsman - makes things out of wood    
cabinetmaker, furniture maker - a woodworker who specializes in making furniture
carpenter - a woodworker who makes or repairs wooden objects
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
joiner - a woodworker whose work involves making things by joining pieces of wood
splicer - a woodworker who joins pieces of wood with a splice
woodcarver, carver - makes decorative wooden panels
Translations

woodsman

n pl <-men> → Waldarbeiter m

woodsman

[ˈwʊdzmən] n (-men (pl)) (lumberjack) → tagliaboschi m inv; (forester) → guardaboschi m inv
References in classic literature ?
I am not so bad a woodsman as to show the dog where the deer lies, if I have no mind he should chase him.
Now," quoth Robin, "thou art a wise lad and keepest thine ears open and thy mouth shut, as becometh a wise and crafty woodsman.
We know it today as the Woodsman, though the name wasn't used until 1927.
As I stroll through the village I like to think of myself as a hardy back woodsman, the sort who discovered the North West Passage (it's on the M62 a few miles beyond Scammonden Reservoir); lean, rugged and reliable and ready for any emergency.
Browning and first marketed in about 1922, the Woodsman was improved up to the start of World War II.
The woodsman fragrance also infuses the new Moisturiser, which soothes and hydrates with shea butter and Nordic cotton.
Opens Friday Surly New Zealand woodsman Hec (Sam Neill) has to look after rebellious city kid Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison).
Both of these part are similar to the Colt Woodsman, which is the closest schematic I have.
I am writing this note to ask for your help regarding a Colt Woodsman owned by a friend.
One of that year's biggest cinema hits, it told the story of a woodsman who flees into the mountains after being wrongly accused of murder and goes on to adopt an abandoned bear cub.
Woodsman Beard Oil was formulated with an abundance of hair and skin loving oils such as Argan and Jojoba to help mend dry and rough beards.
Kate Hood is not Little or Red, and she needs no woodsman to rescue her from the wolves attacking her as she takes supplies to her grandmother's cottage.