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See definition of herder on Dictionary.com
  • as inherdsman
  • as inrancher
  • as inshepherd

synonyms for herder

  • rancher
  • buckaroo
  • cattleman
  • cowboy
  • cowhand
  • cowherd
  • cowpuncher
  • gaucho
  • goatherd
  • sheepherder
  • vaquero
  • wrangler
  • ranch hand
  • range rider
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How to use herder in a sentence

The dish is generally thought to have originated in the 1800s with sheep herders in northern England or Scotland and was a thrifty meal made with leftover, minced lamb or mutton from a roast.
MASHED PLANTAINS TOP THIS THRIFTY, ADAPTABLE CARIBBEAN COTTAGE PIEANN MALONEYAUGUST 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
By 2015, those guns had been turned by extremist groups upon villagers, cattle herders and children in rural Burkina Faso.
ANGELINA JOLIE: WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE HUMAN COST OF BURKINA FASO’S REFUGEE CRISISANGELINA JOLIEJULY 8, 2021TIME
Like Suzy, Isabelle is a natural herder and constant nipper.
COPING WITH A PET’S ACCIDENTAL DEATH — ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU BLAME YOURSELFGAVIN JENKINSAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This could lead herders into new territories, increasing the likeliness of violent clashes between humans and lions that prey on cattle.
16 SURPRISING WAYS CLIMATE CHANGE AFFECTS YOUNICK FOURIEZOSAPRIL 23, 2021OZY
They’re helping villagers build more economic muscle by assisting in the marketing of pashmina wool produced by wildlife-friendly herders.
WHERE SHEPHERDS SAVE WOLVES — THANKS TO BUDDHISMCHARU KASTURIMARCH 10, 2021OZY
Who can explain the sixth sense that warns a night-herder of a stampede a moment before the herd jumps off the bed-ground?
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Except for meeting a lone herder in charge of a band of sheep, they had not met a human being in the last fifty miles.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
I can't talk Spanish, and the herder says that he no savvy 'Meriky' and it's up to me to sort and claim.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
It was still very early in the morning when Wade arrived at the herder's camp.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
So it is on the Long Trail you so often see the herder walking with his dogs ahead of his sheep to hold them back to feed.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SCIENCE OF SOCIOLOGYROBERT E. PARK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HERDER

  • buckaroo
  • cattleman
  • cowboy
  • cowhand
  • cowherd
  • cowpuncher
  • gaucho
  • goatherd
  • herder
  • ranch hand
  • rancher
  • range rider
  • sheepherder
  • vaquero
  • wrangler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.