woodsman

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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 ?
They were kindly welcomed, and during their sojourn made themselves useful in a variety of ways, being excellent trappers and first-rate woodsmen.
They were evidently men of the vicinity--farmers and woodsmen.
With him were a score of his ebon warriors, but far too slow for the ape-man was the progress of these trained and hardened woodsmen.
From making rawhide to putting the finishing touches on a pair of moccasins, beginners and seasoned woodsmen alike will enjoy making the tools and camp equipment that were used for centuries.
Hoping to tempt the Dragons, including flame-haired Kelly Hoppen (left), to reach into their wallets are a pair of Cumbrian woodsmen, and a Glasgow couple who demonstrate their yoga franchise.
The scaffold had been erected at the summit by the woodsmen who lived along the tree line.