Definition of cowman in English:

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cowman

Pronunciation: /ˈkoumən/

noun (plural cowmen)

1A person who owns or is in charge of a cattle ranch.
Example sentences
  • He went on to paint Dutch scenes although with cowmen instead of goatherds among the weirs.
  • The company is trying to reverse years of progress on rangeland restoration to serve a handful of cowmen.
  • Open-range cattle raising had been transformed as had the cowmen involved.
1.1North American A cowboy.
Example sentences
  • In my last ten years living in south Texas I have heard lots of people calling themselves cowboys, cowmen and cattlemen etc.
  • It's just that Daddy never took too kindly to cowmen.
  • Two men at the table nearest him were obviously cowmen.

Words that rhyme with cowman

bowmen, cowmen, ploughman (US plowman), ploughmen (US plowmen)

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Syllabification: cow·man

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