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Alternatively, play cowboy on a luxury working ranch in Montana. Times, Sunday Times (2017)YOU'VE heard the horror stories of cowboy builders and runaway costs? The Sun (2013)My dad liked cowboys and he used to take me to see westerns. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)There have been few previous cases of action being taken against cowboy builders. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He rode that tune like a rodeo cowboy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It also would have helped to reduce the number of cowboy builders who work for cash. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I'M glad the courts are to punish cowboy builders. The Sun (2013)But the most important part of their work is stamping out cowboy builders. The Sun (2009)It's surprising how fast you can run in cowboy boots. The Sun (2015)She was dressed like a cowboy, but for a pair of towering high heels. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Perhaps they herd them across the Mediterranean like cowboys with cattle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He wants to live like a cowboy in a Western. The Sun (2008)The fact that there are cowboy builders doesn't mean we should not build houses. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But their business cultures are usually more formal, and we can seem like cowboys to them. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I did walk like a cowboy for a couple of days after that. The Sun (2012)To get into character, wannabe cowboys should saddle up and head out to explore the wilderness on horseback. Times, Sunday Times (2015)When we watch them walking around like cowboys and wincing when they sit down, we actually find it funny. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I'd also like to play a cowboy at some point. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Q My daughter had a lavatory installed by a cowboy builder. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The global banking crisis does NOT give some nations the right to act like cowboys. The Sun (2008)To play this rugged cowboy, the X-Men star spent a year learning to ride horses. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They're worse than all those cowboy builders, but what can you do? Times, Sunday Times (2012)That's why we'd rather not think about all the disasters festering below our floorboards and behind our walls inflicted by cowboy builders. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'cowboy'
British English: cowboy /ˈkaʊˌbɔɪ/ NOUN
A cowboy is a male character in a western.
- American English: cowboy
- Arabic: رَاعي البَقر
- Brazilian Portuguese: boiadeiro
- Chinese: 牛仔
- Croatian: kauboj
- Czech: kovboj
- Danish: cowboy
- Dutch: cowboy
- European Spanish: vaquero
- Finnish: karjapaimen
- French: cow-boy
- German: Cowboy
- Greek: καουμπόης
- Italian: cowboy
- Japanese: カウボーイ
- Korean: 카우보이
- Norwegian: cowboy
- Polish: kowboj
- European Portuguese: vaqueiro
- Romanian: cowboy
- Russian: ковбой
- Spanish: vaquero
- Swedish: cowboy
- Thai: คาวบอย
- Turkish: kovboy
- Ukrainian: ковбой
- Vietnamese: cao bồi
Definition of cowboy from the Collins English Dictionary
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