lumberman

noun
lum·​ber·​man | \ ˈləm-bər-mən How to pronounce lumberman (audio) \

Definition of lumberman

: a person who is engaged in or oversees the business of cutting, processing, and marketing lumber

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Examples of lumberman in a Sentence

a lumberman who supervises the rest of the team during logging season
Recent Examples on the Web Woodward remembers walking through stands of fragrant pines with his grandfather, a lumberman in South Carolina. Ned Rozell, Anchorage Daily News, 19 June 2021 Shore Acres State Park stands on ground that was once the location of the most luxurious home in Oregon, a palatial estate built in 1905 by local shipbuilder and lumberman Louis J. Simpson. oregonlive, 8 June 2021 Over its long life, the four-level home with views of the city skyline and Mount St. Helens, has been owned by a lumberman and luminaries, including Lee Loomis, a former Yukon gold rush banker who founded Loomis Armored Car Service. oregonlive, 1 Apr. 2021 In the spring when the coronavirus first hit, state officials searched far and wide for personal protective equipment, relying on everything from Chinese bankers to a Cromwell lumberman to procure hard-to-find masks and gowns. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 2 Dec. 2020 In the spring when the coronavirus first hit, state officials searched far and wide for personal protective equipment, relying on everything from Chinese bankers to a Cromwell lumberman to procure hard-to-find masks and gowns. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 2 Dec. 2020 In the spring when the coronavirus first hit, state officials searched far and wide for personal protective equipment, relying on everything from Chinese bankers to a Cromwell lumberman to procure hard-to-find masks and gowns. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 2 Dec. 2020 In the spring when the coronavirus first hit, state officials searched far and wide for personal protective equipment, relying on everything from Chinese bankers to a Cromwell lumberman to procure hard-to-find masks and gowns. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 2 Dec. 2020 In the spring when the coronavirus first hit, state officials searched far and wide for personal protective equipment, relying on everything from Chinese bankers to a Cromwell lumberman to procure hard-to-find masks and gowns. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 2 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of lumberman

1761, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lumberman was in 1761

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“Lumberman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lumberman. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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