hay

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[Hay]

Hay is a type of dried grass that's fed to certain farm animals. You might buy bags of hay to feed your pet rabbit, who likes to nibble on it.

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A hedge.

Noun
grass mowed and cured for use as fodder


n.
A hedge.

n.
A net set around the haunt of an animal, especially of a rabbit.

v. i.
To lay snares for rabbits.

n.
Grass cut and cured for fodder.

v. i.
To cut and cure grass for hay.


Hay

Hay , n. [AS. hege: cf. F. haie, of German origin. See Haw a hedge, Hedge.] 1. A hedge. [Obs.] 2. A net set around the haunt of an animal, especially of a rabbit. Rowe. To dance the hay, to dance in a ring. Shak.

Hay

Hay, v. i. To lay snares for rabbits. Huloet.

Hay

Hay, n. [OE. hei, AS. hg; akin to D. kooi, OHG. hewi, houwi, G. heu, Dan. & Sw. h'94, Icel. hey, ha, Goth. hawi grass, fr. the root of E. hew. See Hew to cut. ] Grass cut and cured for fodder.
Make hay while the sun shines.
Hay may be dried too much as well as too little.
Hay cap, a canvas covering for a haycock. -- Hay fever (Med.), nasal catarrh accompanied with fever, and sometimes with paroxysms of dyspn'd2a, to which some persons are subject in the spring and summer seasons. It has been attributed to the effluvium from hay, and to the pollen of certain plants. It is also called hay asthma, hay cold, and rose fever. -- Hay knife, a sharp instrument used in cutting hay out of a stack or mow. -- Hay press, a press for baling loose hay. -- Hay tea, the juice of hay extracted by boiling, used as food for cattle, etc. -- Hay tedder, a machine for spreading and turning newmown hay. See Tedder.

Hay

Hay, v. i. To cut and cure grass for hay.

A hedge.

To lay snares for rabbits.

Grass cut and cured for fodder.

To cut and cure grass for hay.

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Usage Examples

For the sake of argument and illustration I will presume that certain articles of ordinary diet, however beneficial in youth, are prejudicial in advanced life, like beans to a horse, whose common ordinary food is hay and corn.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.

Alimony is like buying hay for a dead horse.

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