huntsman

[ huhnts-muhn ]
/ ˈhʌnts mən /

noun, plural hunts·men.

the member of a hunt staff who manages the hounds during the hunt.
a hunter.

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Origin of huntsman

First recorded in 1560–70; hunt + 's1 + man

OTHER WORDS FROM huntsman

hunts·man·ship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for huntsman

huntsman
/ (ˈhʌntsmən) /

noun plural -men

a person who hunts
a person who looks after and trains hounds, and manages them during a hunt
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