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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A man who lives on the frontier.

Usage examples (34)
  • He was sixty-five, pompous, large, and rubicund -- a "backwoodsman" of a pattern obsolescent.
  • A backwoodsman saw him coming, and ran to meet him.
  • Hugi wasn't very bright, and a backwoodsman as well.
  • Their mode of lighting a fire is peculiar to the backwoodsman. for more
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