Definition of shedhand in English:
A labourer employed to do unskilled work in a shearing shed.
- The machines are humming again, the shedhands begin to sing and some of the weariness falls away.
- Visitors meet the shearers, shedhands, sheep and dogs who work in the shearing and wool industries.
- I got a young shedhand to have a few drinks with him and tell him he was waiting for a shed to start.
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