cattleman
noun Date: 1864 one who tends or raises cattle

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  • cattleman — ☆ cattleman [kat′ lmən ] n. pl. cattlemen [kat′ lmən] a man who tends cattle or raises them for the market …   English World dictionary

  • cattleman — UK [ˈkætəlmən] / US [ˈkæt(ə)lmən] noun [countable] Word forms cattleman : singular cattleman plural cattlemen UK [ˈkætəlmən] / US [ˈkæt(ə)lmən] mainly American someone who owns or looks after cattle …   English dictionary

  • cattleman — [[t]kæ̱t(ə)lmæn[/t]] cattlemen N COUNT A cattleman is a man who looks after or owns cattle, especially in North America or Australia. Syn: rancher …   English dictionary

  • cattleman — /kat l meuhn, man /, n., pl. cattlemen / meuhn, men /. 1. a person who tends or breeds cattle. 2. a rancher who raises cattle on a large scale; the owner of a cattle ranch. [1860 65, Amer.; CATTLE + MAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • cattleman — noun A man who raises or tends cattle …   Wiktionary

  • cattleman — Synonyms and related words: breaker, breeder, broncobuster, buckaroo, cow keeper, cowboy, cowgirl, cowhand, cowherd, cowman, cowpuncher, dairy farmer, dairyman, drover, equerry, farrier, gaucho, goatherd, gooseboy, gooseherd, grazier, groom,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cattleman — cat|tle|man [ˈkætlmən] n plural cattlemen [ mən] someone who looks after or owns cattle …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cattleman — cat|tle|man [ kætlmən ] (plural cat|tle|men [ kætlmən ] ) noun count someone who owns or takes care of CATTLE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cattleman — n. cattle herder; cattle brander; one who works with cattle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cattleman — noun (C) someone who looks after or owns cattle …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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