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herdsman

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noun herds·man \ˈhərdz-mən\

Simple Definition of herdsman

  • : a person (especially a man) who watches over a herd of cows, sheep, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of herdsman

  1. 1 :  a manager, breeder, or tender of livestock

  2. 2 capitalized :  boötes

Examples of herdsman in a sentence

  1. <a lone herdsman stood with his sheep and his dog on the hillside>



1567

First Known Use of herdsman

1567


HERDSMAN Defined for Kids

herdsman

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noun herds·man \ˈhərdz-mən\

Definition of herdsman for Students

plural herdsmen \-mən\

  1. :  a person who owns or watches over a flock or herd





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