Definition of cowpoke
: cowboy 1
Examples of cowpoke in a Sentence
a movie about a couple of old cowpokes
it takes a long time to train a good cowpoke
Recent Examples of cowpoke from the Web
Just after 7:30 a.m., a herd of 200 American Longhorn and Mexican Corriente cattle began making its way down Harbor Drive under the guidance of 48 cowpokes on horseback and a small but fast-moving fleet of herding dogs.
Despite the gunslingers and cowpokes, this lively history evokes the headiest days of the housing bubble of the early 2000s or the tulip mania that hypnotized Holland in the 1600s.
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