Definition of Backwoodsmen

1. Noun. (plural of backwoodsman) ¹



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Definition of Backwoodsmen

1. backwoodsman [n] - See also: backwoodsman

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Backwoodsmen

backwater
backwatered
backwatering
backwaterish
backwaters
backweight
backweights
backwind
backwinded
backwinding
backwinds
backwood
backwoods
backwoods(a)
backwoodsman
backwoodsmen (current term)
backwoodsy
backword
backwords
backwork
backworks
backworm
backwound
backwrap
backwraps
backy
backyard
backyard cricket
backyards
baclava

Literary usage of Backwoodsmen

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1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1897)
"backwoodsmen AND OTHER EARLY TYPES From 'The Winning of the West. ... were determined by the extreme and defiant individualism of the backwoodsmen, ..."

2. The Works of Theodore Roosevelt by Theodore Roosevelt (1903)
"CHAPTER V THE backwoodsmen OF THE ALLEGHANIES 1769-1774 ALONG the western frontier of the colonies that were so soon to be the United States, ..."

3. The Warner Library by Charles Dudley Warner, Harry Morgan Ayres, John William Cunliffe, Helen Rex Keller, Gerhard Richard Lomer (1917)
"backwoodsmen AND OTHER EARLY TYPES From (The Winning of the \Vest. ... were determined by the extreme and defiant individualism of the backwoodsmen, ..."

4. The American Revolution by John Fiske (1896)
"The approach of a hostile force and the rumour of Indian war had aroused the hardy backwoodsmen who dwelt in these wild and romantic glens. ..."

5. An American Glossary by Richard Hopwood Thornton (1912)
"[These were the backwoodsmen on the Ohio frontier. The editor adds, in an apologetic foot-note, that the description should have been confined to a few ..."

6. History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American Continent by George Bancroft (1875)
"For men he relied solely on volunteer backwoodsmen of south-western Penn- 1 Hamilton to Germain, 14 July, 1777, and Ibid., 27 July, ..."

7. The Winning of the West by Theodore Roosevelt (1889)
"CHAPTER V. THE backwoodsmen OF THE ALLEGHANIES. 1769-1774. ALONG the western frontier of the colonies that were so soon to be the United States, ..."

8. The Winning of the West by Theodore Roosevelt (1889)
"CHAPTER V. THE backwoodsmen OF THE ALLEGHANIES. 1769-1774. ALONG the western frontier of the colonies that were so soon to be the United States, ..."

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