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farmhand

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

or farm′ hand`,


n.
a person who works on a farm, esp. a hired worker; hired hand.
[1835–45]
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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
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Translations

farmhand

[ˈfɑːmhænd] Nobrero/a m/f agrícola, jornalero/a m/f (del campo)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

farmhand

[ˈfɑːrmhænd] nouvrier/ière m/f agricole
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

farmhand

[ˈfɑːmˌhænd] farm labourer, (Am) farm laborer nbracciante m/f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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In June and July, youngsters worked as auxiliary workers, shop assistants, kitchen workers, waiters, teachers' assistants, seasonal workers, farmhands, cleaners, etc.
Under these amendments, the transport of farmhands is extended to permanent, seasonal or even additional farm workers.
In the fourth quarter of 2018, he grew the number of his hogs to more than 120, leading him to seek more farmhands. He has eight sows and three gilts.
Farmhands like Boniface Mwaniki said there were no more farm jobs as crops have withered and died.
Of these, 332 were commercial workers, 53 were agricultural workers (farmhands) and 55 were domestic workers and the like.
Unidentified suspects killed and beheaded two farmhands in Parang, Maguindanao on Friday evening, a report from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Police Office said Saturday.
While farmhands were out looking for the animal people were being warned not to approach it if spotted, as it's young and may become aggressive.
Farmhands moved several horses and goats out of the 40-foot by 40-foot barn, but 30 chickens in coops and several alpacas died, Conner said, correcting an initial report that said no animals had been killed.
The former chancellor said the worries about access to financial talent were overblown, and bankers would be welcomed with open arms over European farmhands once free movement agreements are scrapped.
She was in a pickup carrying Syrian workers to and from the fields where they worked as farmhands, the NNA said.
NORMAL FOR NORFOLK BBC2, 10.00pm As winter approaches, life at Wiveton Hall farm slows down and the Eastern European farmhands head home, with Desmond (below) putting on a pyrotechnic extravaganza to thank them for their efforts.
Normal for Norfolk BBC2, 10pm As winter approaches, life at Wiveton Hall farm slows down and the Eastern European farmhands head home, with Desmond putting on a pyrotechnic extravaganza to thank them for their efforts.