plowman

[ plou-muh n ]
/ ˈplaʊ mən /

noun, plural plow·men.

a man who plows.
a farm laborer or a rustic.

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Origin of plowman

Middle English word dating back to 1225–75; see origin at plow, -man

OTHER WORDS FROM plowman

plow·man·ship, noun
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