drover

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Drover \Dro"ver\, noun

1. One who drives cattle or sheep to market; one who makes it his business to purchase cattle, and drive them to market.

Why, that's spoken like an honest drover; so they sell bullocks. --Shak.

2. A boat driven by the tide. [Obs.] --Spenser.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

drover

noun

1: someone who drives a herd [syn: {herder}, {herdsman}, {drover}]


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