Meaning of HAY in English
… OF HAY
VERB + HAY
▪ cut , harvest , make
The freshly harvested ~ was taken into the hayloft.
They make ~ to feed the cattle in winter.
HAY + NOUN
▪ field ( esp. AmE ), meadow ( esp. BrE )
▪ barn , loft (usually hayloft )
▪ rick ( esp. BrE ), stack (usually hayrick , haystack )
▪ ride (usually hayride ) (= a ride in a tractor) ( AmE )
▪ in the ~
The children were playing in the ~.
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012