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outdoorsman

[out-dawrz-muh n, -dohr-] /ˌaʊtˈdɔrz mən, -ˈdoʊr-/
noun, plural outdoorsmen.
1.
a person devoted to outdoor sports and recreational activities, as hiking, hunting, fishing, or camping.
2.
a person who spends much time in the outdoors.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; outdoors + -man
Related forms
outdoorsmanship, noun
Usage note
See -man.
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Word Origin and History for outdoors men

outdoorsman

n.

1924, American English, from outdoors + man (n.).

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