1. local names for a cowboy (`vaquero' is used especially in southwestern and central Texas and `buckaroo' is used especially in California)

Similar word(s): buckeroo, vaquero

Definition categories: person, cattleman, cowboy, cowhand, cowherd, cowman, cowpoke, cowpuncher, puncher

Sentences with buckaroo as a noun:

- Many cowboy poets have a buckaroo look and feel about them.

- Don’t run in looking for a fight like some kind of buckaroo.

- That’ll be twenty buckaroos, buddy.