noun (plural cow cockies)Australian/NZ informal
A small dairy farmer.
More example sentences
- Rescreening the original programs offers a poignant and nostalgic insight into who we were, from horse wranglers to cow cockies.
- We should spare a thought for the cow cockies who get up in the morning and work extremely hard to support their families.
- It will be a battle of the Reporoa cow cockies against the cray fisherman from the East Coast.