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noun as in dried grass


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We grew up bailing hay and chasing cows around and riding four wheelers and digging holes into the ground.

From Ozy

Other politicians make hay out of their opposition to mandated mask-wearing, using those mandates — themselves a function of the density of people who otherwise refuse to wear one — as a way to trumpet their liberty bona fides.

Some SSPs will struggle if they’re unable to afford proposed commercial terms and have to sit back and do nothing while their competitors make hay.

From Digiday

It was refreshing but not perfumy, with notes of hay and earth that I’d never smelled in a shower product.

Yet it feels like the bulk of the hay is in the barn when it comes to the at-large field.

But I sent him some hay and some information and he turned it around.

The less scrupulous have made financial hay out of a diagnosis that promises easy access to stimulants.

“I think this is part of the inside game that junkies make hay out of,” he said.

After that, who knows how many innocent straws of hay will start to look like needles under the gaze of unseen algorithms.

The straw and hay piled around the tent only exacerbated the situation.

The grass had a delightful fragrance, like new-mown hay, and was neatly wound around the tunnel, like the inside of a bird's-nest.

The challenge was accepted and the hay-wagon driven round and the trial commenced.

As she left the wood she saw a big hay-stack, as firm and shapely of outline as a house, not a loose wisp anywhere.

Some of the half-made hay in the meadows looks as though it had been standing out to bleach for the last fortnight.

Mr. Rushmere had been called away to the town on business, and the lovers had been working all day in the hay-field.

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On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hay, such as: fodder, grass, chaff, feed, forage, and herbage.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.