Definition of lumberjack in English:


Line breaks: lum¦ber|jack
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌmbədʒak
(also lumberman)


  • (Especially in North America) a person who fells trees, cuts them into logs, or transports them to a sawmill.
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    • 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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