Definition of cowboy poet in English:

cowboy poet

noun

  • See cowboy poetry

    • ‘Alisal Guest Ranch wrangler and cowboy poet Jake Copass, 82, is a link to an earlier era of ranching in the area.’
    • ‘Frank, who was a cowboy and a cowboy poet, published several books of his poems.’
    • ‘Peruse a catalog or bookstore shelf: choose among women, African American, gay, teenage, Latino, or even cowboy poets.’
    • ‘One night we went on a hay ride to a barbeque, and a cowboy poet rode down and read to us.’
    • ‘The gathering began in 1985 as a serious effort to help the Western Folklife Center record a dying breed of cowboy poets and rescue a historic art form.’