Definition of cowboy noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    cowboy

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈkaʊbɔɪ//
     
     
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  1. 1a man who rides a horse and whose job is to take care of cattle in the western parts of the U.S.
  2. 2 a man like this as a character in a movie about the American West children playing a game of cowboys and Indians
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