Definition of rancher in English:

rancher

Syllabification: ranch·er
Pronunciation: /ˈranCHər
 
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noun

  • 1A person who owns or runs a ranch.
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    • What worries me is the lack of concern regarding this trend among farmers and ranchers.
    • Due to its low value for livestock forage, it is a concern to livestock producers and ranchers.
    • He says Florida cattle ranchers were aided by recent severe winters and drought.
  • 2North American A ranch house.
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    • Our house is a rancher so I could talk to him without shouting down like Juliet to her Romeo.
    • The little ramshackle cottage was built on a gentle incline, wedged between a two-story condo on the left and a rancher with a big front lawn on the right.

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