plowboy
noun Date: 1569 1. a boy who leads the team drawing a plow 2. a country youth

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  • Plowboy — Plow boy , Ploughboy Plough boy , n. A boy that drives or guides a team in plowing; a young rustic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plowboy — [plou′boi΄] n. 1. Archaic a boy who led a team drawing a plow 2. a country boy …   English World dictionary

  • plowboy — /ˈplaʊbɔɪ/ (say plowboy) noun US → ploughboy …   Australian English dictionary

  • plowboy — /plow boy /, n. 1. a boy who leads or guides a team drawing a plow. 2. a country boy. [1560 70; PLOW + BOY] * * * …   Universalium

  • plowboy — noun a) A young, boyish plower b) A knave who helps the plowman by driving the draught animals in front of the plow …   Wiktionary

  • plowboy — n. country boy; boy who uses a plow to cut soil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • plowboy — plow•boy [[t]ˈplaʊˌbɔɪ[/t]] n. 1) a boy who leads or guides a team drawing a plow 2) a country boy • Etymology: 1560–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • plowboy — noun a boy who leads the animals that draw a plow • Syn: ↑ploughboy • Hypernyms: ↑male child, ↑boy * * * noun or ploughboy ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ : a boy who guides a horse in plowing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ride'em Plowboy — est un court métrage de la série Oswald le lapin chanceux, produit par les studios Disney et sorti le 16 avril 1928. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Commentaires …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ploughboy — Plowboy Plow boy , Ploughboy Plough boy , n. A boy that drives or guides a team in plowing; a young rustic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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