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Haymaker definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HA'YMAKER, n. One who cuts and dries grass for fodder.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a farm machine that treats hay to cause more rapid and even drying [syn: haymaker, hay conditioner]
2: a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing [syn: haymaker, knockout punch, KO punch, Sunday punch]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1902 a powerful blow

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 a person who tosses and spreads hay to dry after mowing. 2 an apparatus for shaking and drying hay. 3 sl. a forceful blow or punch. Derivatives: haymaking n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Haymaker Hay"mak`er, n. 1. One who cuts and cures hay. 2. A machine for curing hay in rainy weather.

Moby Thesaurus

Bauer, Long Melford, agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, agronomist, backhand, backhander, backstroke, bolo punch, box, buffet, chop, clout, coffee-planter, collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer, dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, farmhand, gentleman farmer, granger, grower, harvester, harvestman, hook, husbandman, kibbutznik, kolkhoznik, kulak, muzhik, one-two, paste, peasant, peasant holder, picker, planter, plowboy, plowman, poke, punch, raiser, rancher, ranchman, reaper, round-arm blow, roundhouse, rustic, sharecropper, short-arm blow, sidewinder, smack, sock, sower, swing, tea-planter, tenant farmer, tiller, tree farmer, truck farmer, uppercut, yeoman



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