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Synonyms for cowboy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cowboy, cowpuncher, puncher, cowman, cattleman, cowpoke, cowhand, cowherd(noun)

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

    cowpuncher, beef man, cattleman, cowhand, puncher, cow man, cowherd, cowpoke, punch, cowman, rodeo rider

  2. cowboy, rodeo rider(noun)

    a performer who gives exhibitions of riding and roping and bulldogging

    cowpuncher, cattleman, cowhand, puncher, cowherd, cowpoke, cowman, rodeo rider

  3. cowboy(noun)

    someone who is reckless or irresponsible (especially in driving vehicles)

    cowpuncher, cattleman, cowhand, puncher, cowherd, cowpoke, cowman, rodeo rider

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cowboy(n)

    cattle herder, drover, herdsman, vaquero

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cowboy":

    buster, bullfighter, denim

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  1. cowboy

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  1. Adam Levine:

    Right as we do it, I just kiss her, kiss her. I didnt know what a movie kiss was. I wouldnt say I jammed my tongue down her throat but I would say I gave her a real French kiss, ill never forget it as long as I live.I go into kiss her and shes like, Woah! Woah! Woah! Woah! Oh cowboy. You dont use the tongue.

  2. Rose Dickinson:

    The government's plans pervert the planning process and could make England's landscape a wild west for whatever cowboy wants to start drilling and digging up our countryside.

  3. Jason Patrick:

    Right now, we’re doing fine, we’re just trying to figure out how a dead cowboy equals a peaceful resolution.

  4. Jim Magagna:

    We are proud of the true image of the real cowboy or cowgirl, often of very diverse race or ethnicity, riding the range on a well-groomed horse while sporting a cowboy hat, chaps, spurs and a rope.

  5. William Bonney:

    I defy you to find another cowboy wearing a cardigan sweater.

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    An antonym for "pesky"
    • A. agreeable
    • B. pestilent
    • C. pettish
    • D. plaguey

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