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Significado de “cowboy” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "cowboy" - Diccionario Inglés

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cowboynoun [C]

uk   /ˈkaʊ.bɔɪ/  us   /ˈkaʊ.bɔɪ/
  • cowboy noun [C] (FARM WORKER)

(also cowhand, uk   /-hænd/ us   ) a person, especially in the western US, whose job is to take care of cattle, and who usually rides a horse, or a similar character in a film: The ranch employed ten or twelve cowboys. He was wearing cowboy boots and a cowboy hat. I don't much like cowboy films/movies.
  • cowboy noun [C] (DISHONEST PERSON)

UK informal someone who is not honest, careful, or skilful in their trade or business, or someone who ignores rules that most people obey and is therefore not considered to be responsible: Those builders are a bunch of cowboys - they made a terrible job of our extension.
(Definition of cowboy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "cowboy" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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cowboynoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑʊˌbɔɪ/ (female cowgirl,  /ˈkɑʊˌɡɜrl/ )
a person employed to take care of cattle, who usually rides a horse
(Definition of cowboy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "cowboy" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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cowboynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkaʊbɔɪ/ UK informal
someone who is dishonest or careless in their trade or business: cowboy builder/trader
(Definition of cowboy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“cowboy” in British English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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