mustanger

[ muhs-tang-er ]
/ ˈmʌs tæŋ ər /

noun

a person who engages in mustanging.

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Origin of mustanger

An Americanism dating back to 1845–50; mustang + -er1
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Example sentences from the Web for mustanger

  • Pa made a deal with a Mex mustanger; he got some prime stuff he caught in the Panhandle.

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