Definition of lumberjack in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈləmbərˌjak/


A person who fells trees, cuts them into logs, or transports them to a sawmill. Also called lumberman.
Example sentences
  • The first paintball markers were used by timber cruisers and lumbermen to mark the trees selected for harvesting or cutting.
  • There were a lot of lumberjacks to cut down trees and export them to England.
  • For many generations, my forefathers have been lumbermen, loggers and mill workers.

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Syllabification: lum·ber·jack

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