[ kou-hand ]
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  1. a person employed on a cattle ranch; cowboy or cowgirl.

Origin of cowhand

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; cow1 + hand

Words Nearby cowhand Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use cowhand in a sentence

  • Well, what do you think of your first experience as a cowhand?

    The Long Dim Trail | Forrestine C. Hooker