from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A boy who leads or guides a team of animals in plowing.
- n. A country boy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A boy plower, a boy who plows.
- n. A knave who helps the plowman by driving the draught animals in front of the plow.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A boy that drives or guides a team in plowing; a young rustic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A boy who drives or guides a team in plowing; hence, a rustic boy; an ignorant country fellow.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a boy who leads the animals that draw a plow
Looks like their hand picked plowboy is sleeping with the enemy, or have we figured out who the enemy is.
The faithless Mirabel had broken his engagement, and the plowboy was the herald of misfortune who brought his apology.
Thanks for the zero grade, "plowboy," but I am not a troll here, and you reveal your true colors when you use the "grading" system here to "punish" anyone who does not share your opinions.
Oh and the jerk "plowboy", who has an account setup just to use for giving a "0" to anyone that is not as big a jerk as he is, is a moron.
That "plowboy" was one of my high-school classmates.
The sheep farmers are grown so great that the little man is knocked off his acres and the plowboy is out of house and home.
Other stories are brooding and cold such as Will the plowboy who works two fields and must secretly hunt in the night to feed his family a rabbit.
I don't know about pissant, but plowboy has been a member for 37 weeks and 20 hours, and I see he's got a whopping five posts under his belt.
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My father was, by his own description, the “number one plowboy” in his family, one of those desperately poor Depression-era families with seven brothers and sisters.