Definition of bailer in US English:


(British baler)


  • See bail

    • ‘My Dad would follow behind with the square hay bailer and he would bail the hay.’
    • ‘He has been driving through the flooded River Derwent with passengers sitting on straw bailers in the trailer.’
    • ‘Now it would be done with a four wheel drive tractor and small baler.’
    • ‘But its popularity plummeted from 1942, when the mobile hay baler overtook the basic sweep.’
    • ‘The freshly mown hay lies in the hot sun waiting for the bailer to make bales and be done.’