noun, plural back·woods·men.
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Your true backwoodsman carefully hides every sign of his love for either family or friends.The Shepherd of the Hills|Harold Bell Wright
The backwoodsman, as he drank, held a tight grip on the rope.The Watchers of the Trails|Charles G. D. Roberts
Thus commanded, and the man at the stern paddle being supreme in a canoe, the backwoodsman obeyed with a curse.The Backwoodsmen|Charles G. D. Roberts
They could drive a bargain and could discover loopholes in a contract in a fashion to take the average backwoodsman off his feet.The Old Northwest|Frederic Austin Ogg
Swift as that spring was, that of the alert backwoodsman was just swift enough to elude it—in part.Kings in Exile|Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts