What does the word haystack mean?

Usage examples for haystack

  1. The sort to take out behind the barn on the sunny side of the haystack, and, with a pocketful of juicy apples and your heels kicking the air, pass happy hours with Captain Lawton's young heroes. – The Boy Aviators' Flight for a Fortune by Wilbur Lawton
  2. Onlie one small Dwelling at hand, little better than a crazy Haystack; Sheep in the Field, Bees in the Honeysuckle; and a little rippling Rivulet flowing on continually. – Mary Powell & Deborah's Diary by Anne Manning
  3. On my advice she has given up her search for a mythical needle mythically buried in this park haystack. – Lonesome Town by Ethel and James Dorrance