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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   /ˈkaʊbɔɪ/ us   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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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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