farmhand
noun Date: 1843 1. a farm laborer; especially a hired laborer on a farm 2. a player on a farm team

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  • farmhand — [färm′hand΄] n. 1. a hired laborer on a farm 2. a player on a farm club: see FARM (n. 5) * * * farm hand n. A hired farm laborer. * * * …   Universalium

  • farmhand — by 1835, from FARM (Cf. farm) (n.) + HAND (Cf. hand) …   Etymology dictionary

  • farmhand — [färm′hand΄] n. 1. a hired laborer on a farm 2. a player on a farm club: see FARM (n. 5) …   English World dictionary

  • farmhand — UK [ˈfɑː(r)mˌhænd] / US [ˈfɑrmˌhænd] noun [countable] Word forms farmhand : singular farmhand plural farmhands someone whose job is to work outside on a farm …   English dictionary

  • farmhand — [[t]fɑ͟ː(r)mhænd[/t]] farmhands also farm hand N COUNT A farmhand is a person who is employed to work on a farm …   English dictionary

  • farmhand — noun a) a person who works on a farm. b) a player in the minor leagues. See Also: farm, farmer …   Wiktionary

  • farmhand — Synonyms and related words: Bauer, agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, agronomist, coffee planter, collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer, dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, gentleman farmer, granger, grower,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • farmhand — farm|hand [ˈfa:mhænd US ˈfa:rm ] n someone who works on a farm …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • farmhand — farm|hand [ farm,hænd ] noun count a FIELD HAND …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • farmhand — n. hired laborer on a farm …   English contemporary dictionary

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