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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FARMHAND

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.

Harvey had been a farmhand until he married the farmer's daughter.

Kelley has been working in this community as a farmhand for some years.

He had always worked as a farmhand, and had acquired but little in the way of an education.

Shall a farmhand get only a dollar a day and a bricklayer two?

Asked by Mr. Muldoon if she had seen any men, she said she had seen a farmhand milking.

But one day a spy, who did work disguised as a farmhand, was discovered.

WORD ORIGIN

by 1835, from farm (n.) + hand (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FARMHAND

laborer

nounworker
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