pastoralist[pas′tər əl əst]
A pastoralist is one who herds animals.
- The definition of a pastoralist is a person who herds livestock, often as a nomadic wanderer without a set farm area.
An example of a pastoralist is someone who herds sheep.
- a person who raises livestock, esp. a nomadic herder
- a writer whose style or subjects are pastoral
pastoral +"Ž -ist