grazier

Part of speech: noun

One who pastures or deals in cattle.

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Usage examples "grazier":

  1. The grazier must always consider the quality of his grass- land, and buy cattle adapted for it. - "Cattle and Cattle-breeders", William M'Combie.
  2. My father had an uncle, a west- country grazier. - "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
  3. When, in an outburst of passion, the grazier called out upon his beeves, or the smith invoked his anvil or his sledge, all the advantages of swearing, whatever they may be held to be, had been accomplished, and that without prudery being ruffled or innocence shocked. - "A Cursory History of Swearing", Julian Sharman.