Headstrong vs Buckaroo - What's the difference?
As an adjective headstrong
is determined to do as one pleases, and not as others want.
As a noun buckaroo is
a cowboy, specifically, a working cowboy who generally does not do rodeos.
Determined to do as one pleases, and not as others want.
- He was in that headstrong teenage phase when he felt like he knew everything.
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A cowboy, specifically, a working cowboy who generally does not do rodeos.
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One who sports a distinctive buckaroo style of cowboy clothing, boots, and heritage.
- "No thanks, cowboy. If I was to let every rodeo hand I pulled a bull off of buy me liquor, I'd have been an alcoholic long ago. Pullin' bulls off of you buckaroos is just my job. So save your money for your next entry fee, cowboy."
A style of cowboy boot with a high and uniquely tapered heel.
A reckless, headstrong person.
- Many cowboy poets have a buckaroo look and feel about them.
(slang) A dollar (variation of buck).
- Don’t run in looking for a fight like some kind of buckaroo .
- That’ll be twenty buckaroos , buddy.