Synonyms of cowboy in English:

cowboy


See definition of cowboy

noun

1‘the cows were separated from the calves by a cowboy on horseback’

SYNONYMS

cattleman, cowhand, cowman, cowherd, herder, herdsman, drover, stockman, rancher

gaucho, llanero, ranchero, vaquero

North American informal cowpuncher, cowpoke, broncobuster

North American dated buckaroo

archaic herd

2‘the builders we had were complete cowboys’

SYNONYMS

cheat, swindler, fraudster, trickster, charlatan, scoundrel, rogue, rascal, unscrupulous operator

incompetent, amateur, bungler, blunderer, bumbler

British bodger

ANTONYMS

professional