Share this entry

Share this page


Pronunciation: /ˈræntʃər; ˈrɑːntʃə(r)/

Translation of rancher in Spanish:


  • hacendado, (masculine, feminine), estanciero, (masculine, feminine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) , ranchero, (masculine, feminine) (Mexico/México) , dueño, (masculine, feminine) de fundo (Chile) cattle rancher ganadero, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

Definition of rancher in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tiesto
flowerpot …
Cultural fact of the day

In Venezuela, pasapalo is small portions of food that are usually served with drinks at parties, bars, and social get-togethers.