cowman

noun
cow·​man | \ ˈkau̇-mən How to pronounce cowman (audio) , -ˌman \

Definition of cowman

2 : a cattle owner or rancher

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Examples of cowman in a Sentence

an expert cowman who can round up the livestock in no time
Recent Examples on the Web McGuinn’s handshake indicated that, indeed, the farmer and the cowman, or the country traditionalist and the Byrd-man, could be friends. Chris Willman, Variety, 16 Jan. 2022 The crowd roared in wonder, then stood again, whooping like farmers and cowmen. Sarah Larson, The New Yorker, 17 June 2019

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First Known Use of cowman

1677, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Cowman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cowman. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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