Cowboy


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A derogatory term used as either an adjective or a noun
adjective Referring to a doctor who performs surgery, but isn’t fully qualified and is thus known as a 'cowboy surgeon'
noun A doctor who performs a type of surgery—e.g., a hair transplant—with little experience for the procedure
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The National Day of the American Cowboy campaign was founded by American Cowboy magazine in 2004 to preserve, protect and promote our cowboy and Western heritage.
This constitutes a subversion of the macho, rough-and-tumble cowboy imagery that replaces it with gay symbols of chiseled bodies and well-coiffed hair.
exposed to the many influences that shaped the American cowboy.
Most cowboy poetry gatherings also feature cowboy musicians and singers who perform original songs as well as old favorites.
Some great cowboy poets have never been on a horse or on a ranch," Criddle said.
Sharpe collected hundreds of Appalachian songs that were clearly traceable to the British Isles, but as Malone points out in "Singing Cowboys," Sharpe was in the South specifically looking for this connection.
Not only is it profitable for us to sell guns to cowboy action shooters, we also realize many other sales.
I spent the most time with a local posse of cowboy action shooters, and in the process became an active participant in their sport.
Further tests failed to find human myoglobin in storage vessels at Cowboy Wash or in cooking pots from several Anasazi sites occupied before A.
Blake Allmendinger's The Cowboy has three goals: first, to study heretofore neglected cowboy art; second, to show how that art depicts and comments upon cowboy labor routines; and third, "to show that artistic self-representations o labor also formulate systems of thought in which cowboys use work as a metaphor for discussing economics, gender, religion, and literature" (3).
New Dallas-based Company Provides the 'Ultimate Dallas Cowboys Fan Experience' for Home and Away Cowboy Games