woodsman

noun
woods·​man | \ ˈwu̇dz-mən How to pronounce woodsman (audio) \

Definition of woodsman

: a person who frequents or works in the woods especially : one skilled in woodcraft

Examples of woodsman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Terry, a corporate drone who still brags about his Ivy League pedigree, tries on various macho archetypes: the decisive patriarch, the rugged woodsman, the breadwinner who commutes home every night to a docile wife. Judy Berman, Time, 3 Mar. 2022 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, USA TODAY, 5 Aug. 2021 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, ajc, 5 Aug. 2021 They are joined by a talking bluebird with a secret (Melanie Lynskey) and continuously cross paths with a woodsman (Christopher Lloyd) who warns them of an evil sentient darkness called the Beast. Rebecca Alter, Vulture, 15 Oct. 2021 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, USA TODAY, 5 Aug. 2021 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, ajc, 5 Aug. 2021 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, USA TODAY, 5 Aug. 2021 Over the years, Lidstone, a U.S. Air Force veteran and a father of four who has made money as a woodsman, has been known to invite kayakers and boaters into his home, sharing stories about his life in the wild. Kathy Mccormack, ajc, 5 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of woodsman

1688, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of woodsman was in 1688

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“Woodsman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woodsman. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for woodsman

woodsman

noun
woods·​man | \ ˈwu̇dz-mən How to pronounce woodsman (audio) \
plural woodsmen\ -​mən \

Kids Definition of woodsman

: a person who works in the forest and who is knowledgeable about trees and wood

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