noun plural -men
Examples from the Web for axeman
The axeman strolled after her into the Bush, and then stopped to look hard at her as he uttered an inquiring, “Well?”
He had been endued with the gift of comprehension, and rock-cutter and axeman opened their minds to him.
Fulano de Tal, axeman, wants credit for provisions at the almacen or general store—Has he sufficient wood cut to warrant it?
It is rather doubtful, as you have travelled hither in a great hurry, whether you have ever seen an axeman at work.Reminiscences of a Canadian Pioneer for the last Fifty Years|Samuel Thompson
Thus the axeman may often be seen at work standing eight or ten feet above the ground.Steep Trails|John Muir