hayride

noun hay·ride \ ˈhā-ˌrīd \
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of hayride

: a pleasure ride usually at night by a group in a wagon, sleigh, or open truck partly filled with straw or hay

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First Known Use of hayride

1896

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Definition of hayride for English Language Learners

  • : an informal event in which a group of people ride for pleasure in a wagon, sleigh, or open truck that is partly filled with straw or hay


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