cowhand


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  • noun

Synonyms for cowhand

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

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The camp cook was the most important part of a trail herd and was usually paid "double the dollar a day," to the cowhands.
A remarkably mature performance, too, from Alexander Fisher, playing Dame Durden's cheerful cowhand, Simple Simon.
A The 1951 movie told the tale of a spoilt brat teenage son (Dean Stockwell) of a magnate finding humility and friendship with a cowhand (McCrae) on a long cattle drive (the clue's in the title
WHAT began 56 years ago as a drama to educate the agricultural community, this week celebrated its 15,000th edition with the story of a farmer's wife on the verge of running off with the cowhand.
Ibanez painted a slightly more casual relationship between another of his young converso friends, Samuel de Vergara, and Vergara's own compere, a local cowhand (fol.
He's been a farm boy, cowhand and captain on an offshore pipe lay barge.
Also, that nameless cowhand contracted some fast-acting venereal disease, wouldn't you say?
You feel like a real cowhand as you pick the broken twigs out of your clothes at the end of the day.
Before becoming a successful poet, he had numerous odd jobs, including cowhand, railroad worker, and ditch digger.
I had ridden horses in my youth, and I felt like a cowhand encountering his first Arabian after decades of riding crowbait from Kansas.
Coors Beer recently released an ad that showed a collage of real "empowered" women, including a firefighter, a professional dirt biker, surfer, cowhand and black belt karate instructor.
Country And Western/Americana: "I'm An Old Cowhand (From The Rio Grande)," "New San Antonio Rose," "Pistol Packin' Mama" (Andrews Sisters), "Don't Fence Me In" (Andrews Sisters), "You Are My Sunshine," "San Fernando Valley," "Sioux City Sue," "Dear Hearts And Gentle People," "Ol' Man River," "Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy.
Tenor Matthew Chellis (Ernesto) has a somewhat unusual vocal timbre, but he employed his clear, if somewhat unsubtle, sound to good comic effect as the cowhand nephew.
This cowhand hollers "hi ho shmendrick" and "yippie, ooo, ooo, who-ha