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Meaning of PLOWMAN

Pronunciation:  'plawmun

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\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.

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