Definition of Hired hand

1. Noun. A hired laborer on a farm or ranch. "A ranch hand"




Definition of Hired hand

1. Noun. A person who is employed to perform routine chores and manual labor, especially on a farm or ranch. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hired Hand

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hirdman
hirdmen
hirds
hire
hire-purchase
hire car
hire out
hire purchase
hire purchases
hireable
hireage
hireages
hired
hired gun
hired hand (current term)
hired help
hired man
hiree
hirees
hireless
hireling
hirelings
hirer
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hirings

Literary usage of Hired hand

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1. Four American Pioneers: Daniel Boone, George Rogers Clark, David Crockett by Frances Melville Perry, Katherine Beebe (1900)
"A hired hand. The law of Tennessee required a man to give his son a home and support until he was eighteen years old. In return for that the son's time, ..."

2. Agricultural Economics: A Selection of Materials in which Economic by Edwin Griswold Nourse (1916)
"Formerly he considered being a hired hand a temporary condition. He could stand anything then, for he looked forward to the independent life of a farm-owner ..."

3. The Strategic Value of Fossil Fuels: Challenges and Responses : Conference by International Energy Agency (1996)
"The foreign company, being a mere hired hand rather than a partner, ... The foreign company's compensation for being a hired hand is a stated ..."

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