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frontiersman

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noun fron·tiers·man \ˌfrən-ˈtirz-mən, frän-\

Simple Definition of frontiersman

  • : a person (especially a man) who lives on the frontier (sense 2)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of frontiersman

  1. :  a person who lives or works on a frontier

Examples of frontiersman in a sentence

  1. <the frontiersmen were willing to brave harsh living conditions in order to achieve a better life>



1814

First Known Use of frontiersman

1814


FRONTIERSMAN Defined for Kids

frontiersman

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noun fron·tiers·man \ˌfrən-ˈtirz-mən\

Definition of frontiersman for Students

plural frontiersmen \-mən\

  1. :  a person living on the frontier





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