Definition of frontiersman in English:

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frontiersman

Pronunciation: /ˈfrʌntɪərzmən/

noun (plural frontiersmen)

A man living in the region of a frontier, especially that between settled and unsettled country.
Example sentences
  • The legendary frontiersman is wandering through the prairies of Wyoming.
  • Another carving from the 1850s is thought to have been the work of Kit Carson, the famous frontiersman.
  • Both countries, after all, have a tradition of the frontiersman.

Words that rhyme with frontiersman

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