hired hand

Definitions of hired hand
  1. noun
    a hired laborer on a farm or ranch
    synonyms: hand, hired man
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    farm worker, farmhand, field hand, fieldhand
    a hired hand on a farm
    drover, herder, herdsman
    someone who drives a herd
    ranch hand
    a hired hand on a ranch
    groom, hostler, ostler, stableboy, stableman
    someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses
    cattleman, cowboy, cowhand, cowherd, cowman, cowpoke, cowpuncher, puncher
    a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback
    dairymaid, milkmaid
    a woman who works in a dairy
    dairyman
    a man who works in a dairy
    farmerette
    a woman working on a farm
    gleaner
    someone who picks up grain left in the field by the harvesters
    goat herder, goatherd
    a person who tends a flock of goats
    harvester, reaper
    someone who helps to gather the harvest
    picker
    someone who gathers crops or fruits etc.
    ploughman, plower, plowman
    a man who plows
    sheepherder, sheepman, shepherd
    a herder of sheep (on an open range); someone who keeps the sheep together in a flock
    pigman, swineherd
    a herder or swine
    waterer
    someone who waters plants or crops
    weeder
    a farmhand hired to remove weeds
    type of:
    jack, laborer, labourer, manual laborer
    someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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