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Meaning of PLOWMAN

Pronunciation:  'plawmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a man who plows
 

PLOWMAN is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: ploughman, plower
 
 See Also: farm worker, farmhand, fieldhand

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Plow"man\, Ploughman \Plough"man\, n.; pl. {-men}.
1. One who plows, or who holds and guides a plow; hence, a
   husbandman. --Chaucer. Macaulay.

2. A rustic; a countryman; a field laborer.

{Plowman's spikenard} (Bot.), a European composite weed
   ({Conyza squarrosa}), having fragrant roots. --Dr. Prior.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, agronomist, Bauer, coffee-planter, collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer, dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, farmhand, gentleman farmer, granger, grower, harvester, harvestman, haymaker, husbandman, kibbutznik, kolkhoznik, kulak, muzhik, peasant, peasant holder, picker, planter, plowboy, raiser, rancher, ranchman, reaper, rustic, sharecropper, sower, tea-planter, tenant farmer, tiller, tree farmer, truck farmer, yeoman
 

 

 

 

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