logger

A logger is a person whose job involves cutting down trees. If you like using a chain saw, then maybe you should pursue a career as a logger.

If you're a logger, you'll use chain saws to fell trees or split logs into pieces; operate a skidder, which pulls large logs out of the forest; load logs onto trucks, or drive trucks loaded with timber. There's also a different kind of logger in the world of computers, a program that makes it easy to keep a list or record of things. This is closer to the original meaning of logger, "one who enters data in a log."

Definitions of logger
  1. noun
    a person who fells trees
    synonyms: faller, feller, lumberjack, lumberman
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    examples:
    Paul Bunyan
    a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada
    types:
    scorer
    a logger who marks trees to be felled
    type of:
    jack, laborer, labourer, manual laborer
    someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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