1. A forest officer appointed to take care of the king's woods; a forester.
2. A sportsman; a hunter. [The duke] is a better woodman than thou takest him for. (Shak)
3. One who cuts down trees; a woodcutter. Woodman, spare that tree. (G. P. Morris)
4. One who dwells in the woods or forest; a bushman.
Alternative forms: woodsman.