husbandman

[ huhz-buh nd-muh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF husbandman

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Will ignorance give respectability, or sweeten the toil of the husbandman?

There must be first a husbandman, secondly a builder, thirdly a weaver, to which may be added a cobbler.

He cannot be a husbandman;—for you said that he is a maker of animals.

Yes; but the ministrations of the husbandman, the physician, and the builder have an end.

And thus much of the Husbandman his vtillity and necessitie.

That there is a lower, and more knotty sort, every husbandman can distinguish.

Now I will have such peace in land as cometh to the husbandman.

Also it bears the vine-fruit which brings upon itself the approval of the husbandman.

This vine is cared for and kept by God himself, who is the husbandman.

The wage of a working "husbandman" at the time was from 25s.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "head of a family;" early 14c., "tiller of the soil," from husband (n.) + man (n.).

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