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plowman (n.)

also plow-man, mid-13c. (early 13c. as a surname), "farmer, farm laborer," hence "one of low social status," from plow + man (n.).

updated on July 15, 2020

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Definitions of plowman from WordNet

plowman (n.)
a man who plows;
Synonyms: ploughman / plower
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