Definitions

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

  • n. A woodsman.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. someone who lives in the wood and manages it; a woodsman
  • n. someone who makes things from wood

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A forest officer appointed to take care of the king's woods; a forester.
  • n. A sportsman; a hunter.
  • n. One who cuts down trees; a woodcutter.
  • n. One who dwells in the woods or forest; a bushman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An officer appointed to take care of the king's woods; a forester.
  • n. A woodsman; a hunter.
  • n. One who fells timber.

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

  • n. makes things out of wood
  • n. someone who lives in the woods

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Is he the cowardly lion, the tin woodman, or Dorothy?

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  • That "woodman" was Genji himself, who was here talking live words.

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  • She is also more passive than in the film (which gives the scarecrow, lion and woodman a bit more character development).

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  • Unable to sleep with the tin-brained woodman at work, Jerri went off to negotiate with Darth.

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  • But the axe slipped so often and cut off parts of him -- which he had replaced with tin -- that finally there was no flesh left, nothing but tin; so he became a real tin woodman.

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  • And with that, the bear was gone, with the woodman chasing after him, crashing through the thick trees.

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  • He said he lived on the confines of the forest, where his old father was a woodman, and, if she liked, he would take her so far on her road.

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  • On seeing this, the dear old woodman fell down on his knee, saying, “O my Princess, O my gracious royal lady, O my rightful Queen of Crim Tartary, — I hail thee — I acknowledge thee — I do thee homage!”

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  • When the woodman heard this, he was so astonished, it was quite curious to see how astonished he was.

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  • Lord Spinachi once — the humble woodman these fifteen years syne — ever since the tyrant Padella (may ruin overtake the treacherous knave!) dismissed me from my post of First

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