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Synonyms for cowpoke

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

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Among them are country hayseed sisters Yolanda (Meryl Streep) and Rhonda (Lily Tomlin) Johnson who've been with it since they were kids, comedy singing cowpokes Dusty (Woody Harrelson) and Lefty (John C Reilly), and veteran singer Chuck Akers (LQ Jones).
John Falter was passing through the town of Pecos, Texas, when he was greeted by an odd site he knew would make a Post cover, a bunch of cowpokes and gals gone to see what else but a cowboy picture.
Stars of the 2007 calendar include 12 free-range cowpokes, such as "Bessie James," "The Porterhouse Boys," "Gristley Adams" and "Sacowgewa.
Reilly play guitar-strumming cowpokes with a taste for raunchy jokes but no home on the range, and Kevin Kline's ex-private eye Guy Noir now guards the stage door against all manner of threats, including tycoon and show-stopper Tommy Lee Jones, who has come to bury rather than praise Keillor and gang.
And some of the cowpokes are pictured enjoying the fun
Levi de tough trousers for mean cowpokes, will be marketing the RedWire DLX jeans this year.
Quietly seething Wyoming native Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger) and extroverted Texan Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) begin the movie as cowpokes hired for the summer of 1963 to tend a herd of sheep in virtual isolation high up on Wyoming's Brokeback Mountain.
SANTA CLARITA - The city's annual celebration of six-guns, spurs and prairie soul drew swarms of eager cowpokes and city slickers yearning to relive the Old West, while organizers consider expansion to cope with anticipated growth.
Cowpokes Bill Svrcek, FCIC, technical program co-chair, and Dan Motyka, MCIC, conference co-chair.
Open Range (12A) Cowpokes Kevin Costner and Robert Duvall in western with thunderous shoot-out.
And so there was a scramble to be the heroic ``good guy'' cowpokes rooting out pesky varmints .
warmly brings to life a rural community of ranch hands, cowpokes, and farmers' daughters gathered around Laurey and her Aunt Eller.
After leaving Washington and the ways of Eastern elites that he delighted in scorning, Alan Simpson of Wyoming didn't go home to swap yarns with cowpokes at the Cody general store.
I recently saw a video of some real authentic-looking cowpokes hanging around a pasture by some wagons, toting sixguns and lever rifles and generally looking right at home.
This has been a fierce rivalry over the past 40 years (Dallas lead 44-31-2) and you can bet the Redskins have had sweet dreams about how they are going to take revenge on these dog-gone Cowpokes for the embarrassment of that week one debacle.