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Old West, Cowboys Vocabulary Word List (250)
A)Ability, Accommodating, Active, Activity, Aggressive, Antagonistic, Anxious, Arrogance, Authentic
B)Backslapping, Bandanna, Barrage, Behavior, Blacksmith, Bloodthirsty, Boldness, Braggart, Brave, Britches, Bronco, Brutality, Buckaroo, Buckboard, Bully, Bunkhouse, Burr, Bushwhacker, Buzzards
C)Cahoots, Campfires, Cattle(drive), Cavalry, Chaps, Cheat, Churlish, Civility, Commitment, Common-sense, Contemptible, Control, Cooperation, Corral, Courage, Courageous, Cowboy, Curt
D)Dadgumit!, Decent, Dependable, Desolate, Determination, Don, Driving cattle, Drought, Dust
E)Energetic, Epic, Equestrian, Excellence, Exhaustion, Experience
F)Face-to-face, Failure, Faith, Faithful, Feud, Fever, Fisticuffs, Foothills, Fortitude, Fortune, Frenzy, Frontier, Frontiersman, Furor, Fury
G)Gait, Gallop, Gang, Gaucho, Gauntlet, Giddyup!, Gold fever, Graze, Grease wood, Grit, Gullies, Gun-wielding, Gunfire, Gunslinger
H)Half-hitch, Hard work, Hardhearted, Hazardous, Herd, Heroes, Hitch, Hogtie, Holster, Horse, Horseshoes, Hostile, Hostility, Howdy!
I)Idealistic, Indians, Inevitable, Infamous, Infuriate, Intense, Invasion
J)Jail, Jealousy, Justice
K)Kinship
L)Lariat, Lasso, Lawman, Leather, Livery, Livestock, Loco, Longhorns
M)Marksmen, Maverick, Mercantile, Mount
N)Native Americans, Nefarious, Neigh, Nicker, Notorious, Nuisance
O)Obedient, Observant, Opinionated, Opportunist, Outlaw, Outrider
P)Packhorse, Peacemaker, Perceptive, Perilous, Perseverance, Persistence, Ponderosa, Potential, Powerful, Pressure, Prideful, Priorities, Prospecting
Q)Quarrelsome, Quest, Quick
R)Ranchero, Ranching, Range, Rawhide, Reasonable, Rebellious, Reckless, Recognition, Remuda, Reputation, Resolute, Resourcefulness, Riata, Ricochet, Rodeo, Rowel, Rustlers, Ruthless
S)Saddlebags, Saloon, Salve, Savvy, Schemer, Sheriff, Skedaddle, Slaughter, Sober, Solemn, Solitary, Sorrow, Spurs, Stallion, Stampede, Staunchness, Stirrups, Stockade, Stray, Supplies, Surly, Suspicion
T)Tack, Talent, Tallow, Teamwork, Temperament, Tenacious, Tendency, Terrain, Territories, Threats, Thundering, Tombstone, Travois, Treacherous, Treaty
U)Ultimate, Ultimatum, Uncharted, Uncivil, Uncouth, Unique, Unison, Unity, Unscrupulous
V)Valiant, Vamoose!, Varmint, Vendetta, Vengeful, Venison, Vicious, Victim, Victorious, Victory, Victuals, Vigilant, Vile, Villainous, Visible, Vocal, Vulnerable, Vultures
W)Wary, Whinny, Widespread, Wild, Wrangler
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Y)Yearning, Yee-haw!, Yokel, Yonder
Z)Zeal, Zealous
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blazing a trail
passel of outlaw trouble
searing desert
swollen rivers

Names of some cowboy, cowgirl legends:
Wyatt Earp, John Charles Fremont, Annie Oakley Westward Expansion, or more specifically, our 7th grade field day, Wild West Day. Students play games entitled:
Pony Express Relay, Tee-Pee Relay, Cactus Lasso, Cabin Frisbee toss, Wagon train relay, horseshoe toss, cow chip challenge, tumble weed challenge, tug-a-war, and spirit pole race.
Each teacher has a name tied with the theme. For example, mine is Wiwis Wranglers (Contributed by wiwi in Florida)


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