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ranch hand


Definitions from WordNet

Noun ranch hand has 1 sense
  1. ranch hand - a hired had on a ranch
    --1 is a kind of
    hired hand, hand, hired man
    --1 has particulars:
     cowboy, cowpuncher, puncher, cowman, cattleman, cowpoke, cowhand, cowherd

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Ranch Hand


A ranch hand is a person who works on a ranch, typically assisting with various tasks related to the management and maintenance of the property and livestock.


Sense 1: Occupation

In this sense, a ranch hand refers to someone employed on a ranch to perform different duties, such as feeding animals, mending fences, or herding cattle.

Example sentences:

  1. He has been working as a ranch hand for over ten years.
  2. The ranch hand started his day by checking on the horses and cleaning the stables.

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Sense 2: Supportive Person

In this sense, a ranch hand refers to an individual who provides support or assistance to the owners or operators of a ranch.

Example sentences:

  1. Ever since her father passed away, she has been acting as a true ranch hand, helping her mother manage the daily operations.
  2. The ranch hand quickly became an indispensable part of the team by efficiently organizing the ranch's paperwork.

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Sense 3: Local Usage

In some regions, the term "ranch hand" could refer to a specific type of horse rider or cowboy.

Example sentences:

  1. The rodeo competition attracted numerous talented ranch hands showcasing their riding skills.
  2. "I'm looking for a reliable ranch hand to help me with the cattle drive," the ranch owner announced at the local saloon.

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