bullwhacker

noun

Definition of bullwhacker

1 chiefly West : a driver of an ox wagon or other heavy freight wagon especially in the early settlement of the West
2 chiefly West : bullwhack

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bull entry 1 + whacker

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“Bullwhacker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bullwhacker. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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