Definition of horseman in English:

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horseman

Pronunciation: /ˈhôrsmən/

noun (plural horsemen)

A rider on horseback, especially a skilled one.
Example sentences
  • Harvey was a very good rider and an excellent horseman.
  • The Irishman has been one of the leading jockeys of recent seasons and is one of the shrewdest horsemen around.
  • They were legendary horsemen, skilled in fighting both mounted and on foot.
Synonyms
rider, equestrian, jockey;
cavalryman, trooper
historical hussar, dragoon
archaic cavalier

Words that rhyme with horseman

horsemen, Norseman, Norsemen

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: horse·man

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