noun (plural husbandmen)archaic
A person who cultivates the land; a farmer.
- Labourers are they who provide us with sustenance, the ploughmen and husbandmen devoted to that alone.
- Most people in Brand are husbandmen and artisans of many a craft, who spend their entire lives within sight of their homes.
- They employ also a great number of manufacturers and tradesmen, and lastly the class of laboring husbandmen.
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