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Synonyms for cowboy

Synonyms for cowboy

a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback

a performer who gives exhibitions of riding and roping and bulldogging

someone who is reckless or irresponsible (especially in driving vehicles)

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Starting on Monday, July 22, readers can enter the #KissACowboy contest by posting a picture of themselves kissing, or being kissed by a cowboy to the American Cowboy Facebook, Twitter (https://twitter.
Increasingly the markers of virility involved the male physique, a focus that often blended with the image of the cowboy or the frontiersman.
The cowboy is viewed as an American icon: rider of the open range,
This year, more than a hundred cowboy poetry gatherings will be held on college campuses and in community centers, coffee shops and theatres, around campfires and in rodeo arenas in nearly every state west of the Mississippi.
The cowboy poet keeps the Western spirit alive," said Deleeuw, who lives in Manti, Utah.
The actual canon of authentic cowboy songs is much smaller than the amount of folk songs from the eastern south, but an image is an image and the singing cowboy is here to stay.
If Hickok was the legendary figure who, along with the Earps and Clantons, fixed the showdown at noon in the American mind, other men fixed the cowboy as a mythic figure.
Kaycee is the perfect picture of a small Western cowboy town.
Cavender's Boot City, Here you can buy everything from boots to belt buckles and get stone insight into Houston's unique fascination with cowboy culture.
9)--announces a three-year pact making JC Penney the "official" retailer of Cowboy merchandise, with exclusive rights in five southwestern states to sell "traditional" Cowboy apparel (using blue, silver and white colors, as well as the team's star logo).
The Missouri Cowboys Poets Association recently delivered 170 copies of their poetry books to the Missouri State Library, with members dressed up in cowboy clothing.
In addition to the New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs, this new pocket-sized special Bible edition features cowboy poems, prayers, and photos, as well as eight personal testimonies from Christian cowboys.
Cowboy shooters have to load their guns and fire at metal targets while sitting on a rocking mechanical pony, the kind that used to be in front of supermarkets in the '70s.
The new finds come from a site called Cowboy Wash in southwestern Colorado.