Definition Of cowherd


a person who tends grazing cattle.

Schools and shops closed: milkmaids and cowherds had taken a holiday.

Example Of cowherd

  • Cowherds and shepherdesses wandered past with their flocks, shy and silent.

  • A cowherd leads cows down a rural road at Reit im Winkl, Germany.

  • A hope that one day, the dusky, beautiful God of the cowherds and the shepherds would salvage her callously broken dreams.

  • As a result he was scolded by the cowherd 's wife as a lazy ‘good-for-nothing,’.

  • As an adolescent Krishna was seen as a flute-playing cowherd , enticing the village girls to come and dance to the tunes.

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