ranchman

noun
ranch·​man | \ ˈranch-mən How to pronounce ranchman (audio) \

Definition of ranchman

Examples of ranchman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

This once summer residence of the Marquis de Mores—an Old West frontier ranchman—and his family includes many of their original furnishings. Laura Kiniry, Smithsonian, "The 15 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2019," 6 June 2019

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'ranchman.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of ranchman

1854, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about ranchman

Statistics for ranchman

Last Updated

21 Jun 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for ranchman

The first known use of ranchman was in 1854

See more words from the same year

Comments on ranchman

What made you want to look up ranchman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

of or relating to the heavens

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!