Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


(def 1).
a man who lives and works in the mountains or wilderness, especially a frontiersman or pioneer, as in the early American West.


Read Also:

  • Mountain-maple

    noun 1. a shrub, Acer spicatum, of eastern North America, having small, greenish-yellow flowers and winged fruit, the foliage turning to orange and scarlet in autumn.

  • Mountain-mint

    noun 1. any of various pungently aromatic North American mints of the genus Pycnanthemum, having large, flat clusters of small, whitish flowers.

  • Mountainous

    [moun-tn-uh s] /ˈmaʊn tn əs/ adjective 1. abounding in : a mountainous wilderness. 2. of the nature of a . 3. resembling a or , as being very large and high: mountainous waves. /ˈmaʊntɪnəs/ adjective 1. of or relating to mountains: a mountainous region 2. like a mountain, esp in size or impressiveness adj. late […]

  • Mountain-oyster

    noun 1. the testis of a calf, sheep, pig, etc., used as food.

Disclaimer: Mountain-man definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.