- a person who owns and works a small farm or ranch.
- Slang. a lookout posted by criminals or the operators of illegal gambling games.
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Wickham says this is “fabulous news for this large, quiet and beautiful cockatoo,” which just 20 years before had numbered only 110 individuals.Post-fire Australia will provide travelers with more opportunities for ‘restorative tourism’|Elizabeth Heath|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
The doves were cooing and fluttering in the cornices and the cockatoo was preening his lemon colored topknot.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
And we had pets; I remember I once caught a live cockatoo, and trained him to help me in my hunting expeditions.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
Sentinel Cockatoo, however, was caught napping, and the garrison of the bower had to run for it.