Definition of backwoodsman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

backwoodsman

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈbækwʊdzmən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbækwʊdzmən//
 
(pl. backwoodsmen
BrE BrE//ˈbækwʊdzmən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbækwʊdzmən//
 
)
(North American English)
 
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a person who lives in a region far from towns where not many people live, especially one who does not have much education or good manners
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: backwoodsman