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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cow·boy /-ˌbɔɪ/
 牛仔,牛郎,牧童

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cow·boy n.
 1. A cattle herder; a drover; specifically, one of an adventurous class of herders and drovers on the plains of the Western and Southwestern United States.
 2. One of the marauders who, in the Revolutionary War infested the neutral ground between the American and British lines, and committed depredations on the Americans.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 cowboy
      n 1: a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on
           horseback [syn: cowpuncher, puncher, cowman, cattleman,
            cowpoke, cowhand, cowherd]
      2: a performer who gives exhibitions of riding and roping and
         bulldogging [syn: rodeo rider]
      3: someone who is reckless or irresponsible (especially in
         driving vehicles)