Definition of Sheepherding

1. Noun. The activity of herding sheep ¹



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Definition of Sheepherding

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sheepherding

sheepcotes
sheepcots
sheepdip
sheepdips
sheepdog
sheepdogs
sheepdom
sheepe
sheepflesh
sheepfold
sheepfolds
sheephead
sheepheads
sheepherder
sheepherders
sheepherding (current term)
sheepherdings
sheephook
sheephooks
sheepier
sheepies
sheepiest
sheepily
sheepiness
sheepish
sheepishly
sheepishness
sheepishnesses
sheeple
sheepless

Literary usage of Sheepherding

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1. The Journal of Geography by National Council of Geography Teachers (U.S.) (1918)
"Thq former activities of the picturesque cowboy have been greatly limited by barbed wire and plow, and sheepherding has lost much of its former loneliness. ..."

2. Annals of Iowa by Samuel Storrs Howe, Theodore Sutton Parvin, Frederick Lloyd, Sanford W. Huff, State Historical Society of Iowa, Charles Aldrich, Edgar Rubey Harlan, Iowa Historical Dept (1839)
"EN] My first job was sheepherding. We had a hundred head. I preferred this work to books, but my younger brother was a regular bookworm. ..."

3. Educational Sociology by David Snedden (1922)
"farming, home-making, retail shoe clerking, janitor service, peddling, and sheepherding, with workers of similar age, sex, and income from furniture ..."

4. Educational Sociology by David Snedden (1922)
"farming, home-making, retail shoe clerking, janitor service, peddling, and sheepherding, with workers of similar age, sex, and income from furniture ..."

5. A Brief History of Forestry in Europe, the United States and Other Countries by Bernhard Eduard Fernow (1911)
"Certain prescriptions, as for instance the exclusion of sheepherding were never enforced, and this practice continues even to-day in certain sections. ..."

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