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cowpuncher

[kou-puhn-cher] /ˈkaʊˌpʌn tʃər/
noun
1.
a cowboy or cowgirl.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; cow1 + puncher (see punch1, -er1)
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British Dictionary definitions for cow puncher

cowpuncher

/ˈkaʊˌpʌntʃə/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) informal words for cowboy
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Slang definitions & phrases for cow puncher

cowpuncher

noun

A cowboy

[first form 1870s+, second 1880s+; fr the use of metal-tipped prods to drive cattle into railroad cars]


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