Definition of hayfork in English:


Syllabification: hay·fork
Pronunciation: /ˈhāˌfôrk


  • 1A hand tool for lifting hay; pitchfork.
    More example sentences
    • He got his nickname from an incident involving a hayfork.
    • He quickly grabbed a hayfork and pointed to Richter, while his opponent unsheathed the sword.
    • Last week my neighbour got stabbed with a hayfork.
  • 1.1A machine for lifting hay.
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    • At the hay barn, one man would unload the rack using the hay fork
    • The hay would be lifted up into the loft with a hayfork, using a rope and a system of pulleys.
    • With the hayfork carefully lowered down onto the wagon, the fork would be closed to grasp a load of hay.

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