a person who owns cattle; rancher.
a cowboy or cowherd.
British. a farmworker who tends cows.
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How to use cowman in a sentence
These redcoats move along social lines that don't look like much to a cowman; but once in the Force you must abide by them.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
The cowman obeyed, and they seated themselves still further from Jack Dudley.
He was holding the cowman under surveillance, ready to report or shoot on the first proof of his real purpose.
The experience of the cowman was another illustration of how much depends in this world on what is called chance.
The familiarity of the cowman with the canyon averted the mistake made by his young friend.
British Dictionary definitions for cowman
British another name for cowherd
US and Canadian a man who owns cattle; rancher
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