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cowpuncher

noun

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a hired hand who tends cattle or horses at a ranch or on the range
  • cowpunchers hanging out and telling stories during branding time

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The first known use of cowpuncher was in 1878

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“Cowpuncher.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cowpuncher. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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