Definition of Plowboy

1. Noun. A boy who leads the animals that draw a plow.

Exact synonyms: Ploughboy
Generic synonyms: Boy, Male Child



Definition of Plowboy

1. n. A boy that drives or guides a team in plowing; a young rustic.

Definition of Plowboy

1. Noun. A boy plower, a boy who plows. ¹

2. Noun. A knave who helps the plowman by driving the draught animals in front of the plow. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Plowboy

1. a boy who leads a plow team [n -BOYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plowboy

plovers
plovery
plow
plow ahead
plow back
plow horse
plow into
plow on
plow stop
plow through
plow up
plowable
ploward
plowback
plowbacks
plowboy (current term)
plowboys
plowed
plowed back
plowed into
plowed on
plowed through
plower
plowers
plowgirl
plowgirls
plowhead
plowheads
plowhorse
plowhorses

Literary usage of Plowboy

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1. The Golden Ladder Book: A School Reader by Elias Hershey Sneath, George Hodges, Edward Lawrence Stevens (1913)
"WELLINGTON AND THE plowboy MEN who hunt foxes often do great damage to the farmers' crops, by riding over the fields on horseback. ..."

2. Music (1901)
"He brings us back to the plowboy for solid proof that music can exist without harmony. ... The cases are parallel; the plowboy is deaf "in spots," as Peter ..."

3. Racing Calendar by Robert J. Hunter (1793)
"Mr. Kirwan's bc plowboy, by Farmer — 1 1 Mr. G. Hamilton's gr. c. ... Trial — — 4 dil" Maze and plowboy ran three heats; plowboy carne in ..."

4. Awake! America: Object Lessons and Warnings by William Temple Hornaday, American Defense Society (1918)
"THE HAPPY plowboy " The happy plowboy was a figure of humble virtue dating from the eighteenth century, a period of indescribably wicked conservatism and ..."

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