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 original plan was to first build a blacksmith shop, but the local cowboys thought otherwise.
Not only is it profitable for us to sell guns to cowboy action shooters, we also realize many other sales.
People in other countries are really taken by our cowboy heritage.
The cowboy poems are reportedly often humorous, narrative verses that celebrate the natural beauty and history of Missouri.
I had learned an important lesson: It's tough to be a decent cowboy action shooter when you have to keep borrowing the guns.
Cowboy Wash consists of nine sites, each with one to three pit houses.
Of course, a cowboy wouldn't be complete without boots.
How were these cowboy myths related to nineteenth-century ideologies of gender which valued, even celebrated, men's seclusion from women, and the devotion of male energies to productive labor rather than to sexual intercourse?