- a person who works on a farm, especially a hired worker; hired hand.
Origin of farm hand
Related Words for farmhandlaborer, sharecropper, hireling, hand, drudge, peon, grunt, farmhand, rube, provincial, bumpkin, boor, rustic, hayseed, serf, hick, villein, cropper, planter, slave
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The farmhand had filled his box and disappeared around the corner of the house.
Bill was scrubbing the porch, and a farmhand was gathering bottles from the grass into a box.
Fowler was with Dr. Willis for three or four years as a farmhand.
Save for a bit of a roll in his gait, he might have passed for a farmhand.Jack Harvey's Adventures
Ruel Perley Smith
Harvey had been a farmhand until he married the farmer's daughter.In Pawn
Ellis Parker Butler
- a person who is hired to work on a farm