Definitions

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  • n. A person who frequents the Australian bush or outback, often skilled in camping techniques.

Etymologies

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From bush +‎ man.

Examples

  • However your conclusion is correct and even a bushman from the Amazon jungle, unfamiliar with man made objects and manufacturing concepts, could utilize his analytical skills to distinguish an object that had changed or evolved from one that resulted from intelligent input.

    Dawkins on the OOL

  • Only himself, the slain bushman, and what remained of Sagawa were in the narrow wild-pig-run of a path.

    The Red One

  • Only himself, the slain bushman, and what remained of Sagawa, were in the narrow, wild-pig run of a path.

    The Red One

  • 'I see, my dear, that you're idealising Colin McKeith, and let me tell you that a bushman is very far removed from the super-man.

    Lady Bridget in the Never-Never Land

  • Most of my boys are from the bush, and every bushman is a cannibal.

    She Would A Planter Be

  • Adirondack "bushman" captured after 20 years in the woods

    Boing Boing

  • And so on and so on, from Allakaket, Alaska (Humanoid Myth: "bushman") to Winter Park, Florida (six cites from Animal ESP to the 1895 Skyquake).

    Kenneth Hite's Journal

  • We are meeting our "bushman" at 8: 30 AM for a tour of some of the park.

    TravelPod.com TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at TravelPod.com

  • (which, despite the pretensions of intellectual nazis like you, you are no closer to understanding, let alone explaining than any rainforest native or Kalahari 'bushman') literally nothing would or could subjectively exist.

    Skeptico

  • "bushman;" yet he possibly alludes to a species which has escaped

    Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo Volume 1

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