Plowboy vs Plowman - What's the difference?

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Plowboy is a related term of plowman.


As nouns the difference between plowboy and plowman

is that plowboy is a boy plower, a boy who plows while plowman is a male plower, who plows land with a plough.

plowboy

English

Alternative forms

* ploughboy (British)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A boy plower, a boy who plows.
  • A knave who helps the plowman by driving the draught animals in front of the plow.
  • plowman

    English

    Alternative forms

    * ploughman (British)

    Noun

    (plowmen)
  • A male plower, who plows land with a plough.
  • ''A cereal breeder's farmhands must be good plowmen .