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 informal bodger
ANTONYMS

professional