Synonyms of cowboy
1 cowhandDictionary • Ranchers have recently been finding it impossible to recruit people to work as cowboys.
herdsman (British) • The herdsman came calling the cattle for milking.
cowpuncher (US, informal)
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amateurAn amateur is someone who does something as a hobby and not as a job.
• He is an amateur who dances because he feels like it.
bunglerA bungler is a person who often fails to do things properly because they make mistakes or are clumsy.
• Why is this lying bungler still in the fire service?
herdsman (British)A herdsman is a man who looks after a herd of animals such as cattle or goats.
• The herdsman came calling the cattle for milking.
Thesaurus for cowboy from the Collins English Thesaurus
a hired man who herds and tends cattle, usually on horseback, esp in the western US