Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An owner of cattle or a cattle ranch.
  • n. See cowboy.
  • n. A cowherd.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. cattle rancher
  • n. cattleman

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback

Etymologies

cow +‎ -man (Wiktionary)

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