beef man


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n beef man a man who raises (or tends) cattle
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In literature:

In this he pleased Mr. Cinch, who was by no means all a man of beef and brawn.
"Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York" by Lemuel Ely Quigg
The ox that browses on the grass is formed of the same flesh as the man who eats the beef.
"Astronomy for Amateurs" by Camille Flammarion
It is made of very thick, strong muscles, as you can see by looking at a beef's heart, which is much like a man's, but larger.
"Child's Health Primer For Primary Classes" by Jane Andrews
A phrase demanding assistance in man-weight; alluding to the daily allowance of beef.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
At last, on the evening of the second day, six ounces of raw beef were distributed to each man.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 59, No. 363, January, 1846" by Various
A man asked another to come and dine off boiled beef and potatoes, with him.
"The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun;" by Various
I got a lot of nerve, but not enough to charge a man for anything that stinks like that beef.
"Gold" by Stewart White
We had lots of hawg meat and when dey kilt a beef a man told all de neighbors to come git some of de meat.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves." by Work Projects Administration
He wa'n't no bad man either, but as mild and gentle a beef raiser as you'd want to see.
"Side-stepping with Shorty" by Sewell Ford
Our coachman, I perceive, who breakfasts with us, is a cold-beef man.
"Tom Brown's School Days" by Thomas Hughes

In poetry:

V was a Villain; once;
He stole a piece of beef.
Papa he said, 'O! dreadful man!
That Villain is a Thief!'
"Nonsense Alphabet" by Edward Lear
We hastily comfort the inner man
With the warm contents of the billy can;
The beef and damper are passed about
Before we tackle the cutting out.
"Song of the Squatter" by Anonymous Oceania
Chorus: So early in the morning, etc.
We hastily comfort the inner man
With the warm contents of the billy-can;
The beef and damper are passed about
Before we tackle the cutting out.
"Mustering Song" by Anonymous Oceania
Yankee was a bad man, Yankee was a thief,
Yankee came to my house and stole a side of beef;
I went to Yankee's house, Yankee he had fled,
Caught him on the battle-field, and there I killed him dead.
"Yankee Was A Bad Man, Yankee Was A Thief," by Anonymous Americas
And what do you eat in the mess there compounded?
For roast beef, the gravy the soap-man should claim--
The soup some odd things might turn up if sounded,
And other "made-dishes" might turn up the same.
"Nothing To Eat" by Horatio Alger Jr
And that is just what, as our butcher explains,
The dickens has played with our beef and our mutton;
But something is gained, for, with all of his pains,
The poor man won't make of himself such a glutton.
"Mrs. Merdle At Home" by Horatio Alger Jr

In news:

They say the fastest way to a man's heart is through his stomach, so you probably can't go too wrong with this beef-jerky bouquet from Gary West Smoked Meats.
Broncos' beefed-up secondary a plus for Manning.
Carefully done, and perfectly flavored, it is certainly one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man, and can well be the main course for a buffet dinner.
Dallas boasts many fine man-made bodies of water—but only one of them starts dancing when the beef song comes on.
Meat man Brady Hoke is the beef Michigan wanted.
Negaunee police have arrested a man suspected of breaking into the Beef-A- Roo restaurant on US-41 Tuesday morning.
Martin, who grew up in Edina, sells nearly all of the Highland beef directly to the customer, something he said drives down middle-man costs.
One Man's Dried Beef Odyssey.
One man's search for the world's tastiest piece of beef.
Malls and other businesses try to lure elusive guy shoppers with manly mainstays like booze and beef.
ASHTABULA — A 24-year-old city man is behind bars today after police say he attempted to steal candy and beef jerky from a pharmacy Thursday night, according to police reports.
Disney is beefing up its Marvel and Pixar pipeline through 2015, including a newly announced 3D version of "Iron Man 3," which is already set for a May 3, 2013, release date, and Marvel 's "Ant-Man" slated to bow Nov 6, 2015.
George Washington University beefed up security at its top administrative building this week after a masked man attempted to sexually assault a female employee in a third-floor bathroom.
The state patrol arrested a 32-year-old Issaquah man under the state's revised driving under the influence law Sunday, 18 days after the beefed-up law took effect.