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Outlaw and rustler opposed the dominion of this peace officer.

He waved a hand toward the rustler and shouted down the wind: "Some other day."

He picked a way down into the cañon and followed the rustler.

I'm here to tell you that I've got evidence to prove that Ford was a rustler an' a hold-up.

And you never satisfied your curiosity about who the rustler was?

Tell me where it was you saw this rustler—the exact place near as you can locate it.

A tale of the western frontier, where the “rustler” abounds.

He got on the wrong side of the rustler line-up—you know all about that, I reckon?

As Johnny fell, the rustler ducked low and sprang for the door.

When they couldn't make me out a rustler, they made me out a gambler.

WORD ORIGIN

1820, "one who rustles," agent noun from rustle (v.). American English meaning "cattle thief" is from 1882.

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