- Chiefly Midland U.S. rick1(def 1).
- Chiefly British. a haystack.
Origin of hayrick
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Examples from the Web for hayrick
But we cannot regard the cleavage of the tree as the same in character as that of the hayrick.Fragments of science, V. 1-2
Sometimes we'll get a barn or a hayrick, or even a bed in a farmhouse.The Boy Scout Automobilists
Less than a needle in a hayrick or a sand-grain on the sea-bottom!Godfrey Morgan
And round this hayrick stood a crowd of men a positive crowd!'Under the Deodars
I knelt, up there on the hayrick, and let my thanks go with his to heaven's gate.Fifty-Two Stories For Girls
Word Origin and History for hayrick
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