Definition of Raftsman

1. Noun. Someone who travels by raft.

Exact synonyms: Rafter, Raftman
Generic synonyms: Traveler, Traveller
Derivative terms: Raft



Definition of Raftsman

1. n. A man engaged in rafting.

Definition of Raftsman

1. Noun. A person who transports a raft of floating logs downstream to a sawmill ¹

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Definition of Raftsman

1. one who manages a raft [n RAFTSMEN]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Raftsman

raft foundation
raftage
rafte
rafted
rafter
raftered
raftering
rafters
rafting
raftlike
raftman
raftmate
raftmates
raftmen
rafts
raftsman (current term)
raftsmen
rafty
rag
rag-and-bone shop
rag-bagger
rag-baggers
rag-chewing
rag-roll
rag-rolled
rag-rolling
rag-week
rag and bone men
rag bagger

Literary usage of Raftsman

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1. Golden Stories: A Selection of the Best Fiction by the Foremost Writersby Short Stories Company by Short Stories Company (1909)
"... In Skeleton Pool The Story of a raftsman By Frank H. Sweet* DUE north is the general direction of the Brazeau River, but it takes one very sharp turn to ..."

2. The American Quarterly Review by Robert Walsh (1835)
"The raftsman was the only individual who, in this conjuncture, ... Upon this platform the raftsman was found reposing, his elbows resting optĀ« the parapet ..."

3. The Indian Forester (1895)
"The crew consists of a head raftsman and three under- raftsmen ; two men work ... The men are usually paid as follows for the trip : Each head raftsman Rs. ..."

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