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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone hired to take care of cattle and perform other duties on horseback; Someone who is reckless or irresponsible (especially in driving vehicles); A performer who gives exhibitions of riding and roping and bulldogging.

Usage examples (38)
  • The cowboy is the symbol of the Old West.
  • The manager as a lonesome cowboy is a dying breed.
  • The cowboy is our very embodiment of male virtues.
  • Another halfbaked cowboy from the great country of Texas? for more
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