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.
Definition of woodman in:
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