Chiefly Midland U.S. rick1 (def. 1).
Chiefly British. a haystack.
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How to use hayrick in a sentence
I knelt, up there on the hayrick, and let my thanks go with his to heaven's gate.Fifty-Two Stories For Girls | Various
Had it been otherwise, he might have soon and suddenly waked up, to find himself as a rat in the heart of a burning hayrick.The Vee-Boers | Mayne Reid
He said he could live upon blackberries, nuts and field turnips, and was willing to sleep on a hayrick.How to Succeed | Orison Swett Marden
Place hayricks and cornstacks alternately; the hayrick will check the progress of the fire.
As if he had applied a torch to the hayrick of popular interest, San Francisco flamed with fortune-seeking ardor.Port O' Gold | Louis John Stellman