Definition of woodman in English:


Syllabification: wood·man
Pronunciation: /ˈwo͝odmən

noun (plural woodmen)

chiefly historical
A person working in woodland, especially a forester or woodcutter.
More example sentences
  • Almost to the edge of the forest they went again and came to a woodmen's village.
  • I remembered the ring of the woodman's axe in the forests at home, and wished for a few long-sided Green Mountain boys.
  • The same Donald Stewart accusation is indicated in The Dewar Manuscripts, a collection of stories gathered by John Dewar, a woodman and meticulous recorder of tales a century later.

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