cowpoke cowpoke

Definition(s):

  • (n) a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback

Usage(s):

  1. The scrawny cowpoke draped over the bars of the end stall looked like anything but a big money man.
  2. At 73, the old cowpoke might ride sentiment to take an Oscar.
  3. Then he is the rootin'est-tootin'est cowpoke who ever buckled on chaps.

News

  1. 3-point stance: The right approach

    1. The way that Oklahoma State has reacted to the coming investigative piece by Sports Illustrated is a textbook example of how to handle a P.R. firestorm. Athletic director Mike Holder made respectful comments about the Sports Illustrated journalists working on the piece. He promised the university would be thorough in its own investigation. He apologized to the Cowpoke alums and to the rest of ...
    on September 10, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  2. Teen keeping cowboy values alive

    ANGELS CAMP - Austin Whittle is the leanest, keenest Mother Lode cowpoke north of the Stanislaus.
    on September 9, 2013     Source: The Stockton Record

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