stems or stalks collectively, as of grain or of peas, beans, or hops, especially as used for litter or thatching.
a single stem or stalk.
the stems or stalks of beans, peas, potatoes, grasses, etc, collectively, as used for thatching, bedding, etc
a single stem of such a plant
- Haul someone in
verb phrase To arrest someone; RUN someone IN: The police decided to haul them all in (1940s+)
- Haul off on someone
verb phrase To hit or beat someone; launch a blow at someone: counting fifty before they hauled off on a Red (1930s+)
- Haul someone over the coals
verb phrase [1719+; fr the old ordeal by fire]
- Haul the mail
verb phrase Related Terms carry the mail