rustler

[ruhs-ler]
noun
1.
a cattle thief.
2.
a person or thing that rustles.
3.
Informal. an active, energetic person.

Origin:
1810–20; rustle + -er1

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rustler (ˈrʌslə)
 
n
1.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) a cattle or horse thief
2.  informal (US), (Canadian) an energetic or vigorous person

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Livestock farmers had suffered in the hands of wild animals and rustlers.
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