cowman(redirected from cowmen)
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1. An owner of cattle or a cattle ranch.
a. See cowboy.
b. A cowherd.
n, pl -men
1. (Agriculture) Brit another name for cowherd
2. (Agriculture) US and Canadian a man who owns cattle; rancher
n., pl. -men.
a. a rancher.
b. a cowboy or cowherd.
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|Noun||1.||cowman - 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
ranch hand - a hired hand on a ranch
roper - a cowboy who uses a lasso to rope cattle or horses