from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man who owns or manages a dairy.
- n. A man who works in a dairy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A man who works in a dairy, or who delivers dairy products.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A man who keeps or takes care of a dairy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. dairymen (-men). One who keeps cows for the production of milk and butter, and sometimes cheese, or one who attends to the sale of dairy produce.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the owner or manager of a dairy
- n. a man who works in a dairy
This was too much, so calling the dairyman to the house I abused him roundly and threatened that if he did not send pure milk in future I would ask the consul to punish him severely.
Doubtless a dairyman is a more valuable citizen in the long run than a prospector or miner, but he does not so easily appeal to the imagination.
Mary's father was a dairyman with a shop in Euston, so they had a little bit of a headstart; they had connections.
The story ranges from comedic to semi-tragic in the telling of the story of Tevye, a dairyman living in a shtetl in czarist Russia.
A maverick dairyman named Hein Hettinga started bottling his own milk and selling it for as much as 20 cents a gallon less than the competition, exercising his right to work outside the rigid system that has controlled U.S. milk production for almost 70 years.
Tevye the dairyman wonders if it would upset some colossal heavenly plan "If I were a rich man."
The Madison, Wis., symposium featured more than a dozen speakers, including Fresno, Calif., dairyman Mark McAfee, delivering the keynote titled "Raw milk as medicine Proudly violating FDA drug laws."
As a fifth-generation dairyman, Cyrus Schwartz has milk in his blood.
In the original production, Zero Mostel played the lead role of Tevye, a dairyman with five daughters, with unforgettable verve.
Broadway staple Harvey Fierstein delivers his own chutzpah to the role Tevye, the dairyman.