cow man

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cow man a man who raises (or tends) cattle
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Usage

In literature:

Dogged and wolfish as he was, the man knew his master, and was cowed.
"Brand Blotters" by William MacLeod Raine
You steal two, t'ree cow, maybe all right, but when you steal de white man's horses de rope is on your neck.
"'Me-Smith'" by Caroline Lockhart
Without intelligence, or the direct appreciation of man, they are entirely unattractive, ranking far below the dog, horse, or even cow.
"The Free Range" by Francis William Sullivan
I declare I'm mos' tired out leanin' over to one side, like old man Titus's paralytic cow.
"The Panchronicon" by Harold Steele Mackaye
Tell me, old man, hast thou seen any one with these cows, on the road?
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
He doesn't strike me as a man who wants a job milking two cows and carrying slop to the pigs, mommie.
"The Ranch at the Wolverine" by B. M. Bower
But that's no concern of yours," snapped the hired man, "and you best go 'tend your cow;" finishing his advice with a threatening nod.
"The Brass Bound Box" by Evelyn Raymond
The hired man was down in the field by the woods, so he could not get the cows out of the corn.
"Prince and Rover of Cloverfield Farm" by Helen Fuller Orton
Off to the right they heard the low of the little red cow which served the forest man with milk.
"Tharon of Lost Valley" by Vingie E. Roe
His employment had a touch of effeminacy about it, and gave a man the air of being merely an assistant to the cow.
"Treasure Valley" by Marian Keith
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In poetry:

Nen I got out there, an' nen
I runned some--an' runned again
When I met a man 'at led
A big cow 'at shooked her head.
"The Runaway Boy" by James Whitcomb Riley
And so, nor mare nor brown milch-cow,
Nor lambs can joy impart,
For the blind old man and th' mill and mine
Are all upon my heart.
"Growing Rich" by Alice Cary
But if you or I pull his handles, why
The Moo Cow Moo says it hurts,
But the hired man sits down close by
And squirts, and squirts, and squirts.
"Moo Cow Moo" by Edmund Vance Cooke
There was an Old Man of Aôsta,
Who possessed a large cow, but he lost her;
But they said, 'Don't you see
She has rushed up a tree?
You invidious Old Man of Aôsta!'
"Limerick:There was an Old Man of Aôsta" by Edward Lear
The cravin', sir, it got me down,
When I grew to a man;
I raided dairies thro' the town,
Pinched bottle, billy-can,
An' never could resist no'ow
The fascination of a cow.
"The Demon Milk" by C J Dennis
"I didn't want to see a game, nor see no justice done.
It never mattered wot occurred as long as my side won.
The other side was narks an' cows an' rotters to a man;
But mine was all reel bonzer chaps. I was a partisan.
"Over the Fence" by C J Dennis

In news:

Police may charge Ogden man for butchering cow in driveway.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip A Gaza health official says that a panicking cow has killed a Palestinian man who was trying to slaughter the beast during the Muslim celebration of Eid al-Adha.
Don't Have a Cow, Man.
Will Harris III is a fourth generation "cow man" So what would his daddy think of what he's doing on his 1,000-acre farm tucked into this bucolic corner of Early County.
BLOOMSBURG — A Pennsylvania man who admitted having sex with 10 horses and a cow must spend a weekend in jail after having his probation revoked because he told a counselor he'd done it again.
The body of a Wisconsin man who went missing while herding cows in southern Montana has been found in the Yellowstone River near Hysham.
BANGOR TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Michigan are seeking additional charges against a 26-year-old Bangor Township man wanted in the theft of three cows.
As a former COW football player (not for Coach Schmitz) I can say unequivocally that the "professors" with whom I spent the most time and who had the most impact upon my development as a young man were my football coaches .
A new website called Home Grown Cow is a way for Wisconsin farmers to sell their meat and poultry to you the consumer and cut out the middle man.
A man driving a milk truck crashed into and killed two cows that were on a Green County highway, authorities said.
Man charged after cows shot in face.
A Florida man is in trouble after six cows were shot in the face in Flagler County.
A Florida man accused of shooting six cows -- two of them in the face -- told investigators he fired into the air to scare the animals, police said.
A Flagler County man has been charged with shooting his neighbor's cows , according to the 7th Circuit State Attorney's Office.
Or Fonzie's "Ayyyyyy" or even Bart Simpson's "Don't have a cow, man".
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