noun Date: 1761 a person who is engaged in or oversees the business of cutting, processing, and marketing lumber

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  • Lumberman — Lum ber*man, n.; pl. {Lumbermen}. One who is engaged in lumbering as a business or employment. [U.S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lumberman — ☆ lumberman [lum′bərmən ] n. pl. lumbermen [lum′bərmən] 1. Now Rare LOGGER 2. a person who deals in lumber …   English World dictionary

  • lumberman — [[t]lʌ̱mbə(r)mən[/t]] lumbermen N COUNT A lumberman is a man who sells timber. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • lumberman — /lum beuhr meuhn/, n., pl. lumbermen. 1. a person who deals in lumber. 2. lumberjack. [1810 20, Amer.; LUMBER1 + MAN1] Usage. See man. * * * …   Universalium

  • lumberman — noun a) A man involved in the production or sale of lumber. b) a lumberjack, a logger …   Wiktionary

  • lumberman — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. logger, woodman, forester; see laborer , lumberjack , woodsman , worker …   English dictionary for students

  • lumberman — lum|ber|man [ˈlʌmbəmən US bər ] n plural lumbermen [ mən] a person or company that cuts down large areas of trees in order to sell them for wood …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lumberman — n. one who cuts down and prepares trees for sale; person who is in the timber trade, one who buys and sells timber …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lumberman — noun (C) someone whose job is cutting down trees or selling wood …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • lumberman — n lumberjack, logger, woodsman, wood chopper, wood cutter …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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