from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who fells trees and transports the timber to a mill; a logger.
  • noun A short, warm outer jacket.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who works in a logging-camp.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a person who works at lumbering; a lumberman.
  • noun (Zool.), Canadian The grey jay.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun a person whose work is to fell trees.
  • noun a lumberjacket.
  • verb transitive To work as a lumberjack, cutting down trees.

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

  • noun a person who fells trees
  • noun a short warm outer jacket


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From lumber and jack.



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