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farmhand

(ˈfɑːmˌhænd)
n
(Agriculture) a person who is hired to work on a farm

farm′hand`

or farm′ hand`,


n.
a person who works on a farm, esp. a hired worker; hired hand.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.farmhand - a hired hand on a farmfarmhand - a hired hand on a farm    
dairymaid, milkmaid - a woman who works in a dairy
dairyman - a man who works in a dairy
farmerette - a woman working on a farm
gleaner - someone who picks up grain left in the field by the harvesters
harvester, reaper - someone who helps to gather the harvest
hired hand, hired man, hand - a hired laborer on a farm or ranch; "the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
picker - someone who gathers crops or fruits etc.
ploughman, plower, plowman - a man who plows
waterer - someone who waters plants or crops
weeder - a farmhand hired to remove weeds
Translations

farmhand

[ˈfɑːmhænd] Nobrero/a m/f agrícola, jornalero/a m/f (del campo)

farmhand

[ˈfɑːrmhænd] nouvrier/ière m/f agricole

farmhand

[ˈfɑːmˌhænd] farm labourer, (Am) farm laborer nbracciante m/f
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Police searching for farmhand, Danuta Domagalska, have found a body buried in a shallow grave close to her home.
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The principal performers in this tale of young Laurey and the cowboy and farmhand rivalling for her affections on the Western Frontier exude star quality, and the dancing and singing is first rate.
Instead he was swiftly arrested by a farmhand wielding a pitch fork and held at Army barracks in Glasgow, reports The Daily Express.
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It is set in the First World War and tells the story of a young Devon farmhand Albert and his search for his beloved horse Joey in the trenches.
EMMERDALE: Things seem to go from bad to worse for Jo when she receives a visit from local farmhand Mick Naylor, who complains that her broken fence has allowed some cows to escape.