AskDefine | Define hays

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1 United States lawyer and politician who formulated a production code that prescribed the moral content of United states films from 1930 to 1966 (1879-1954) [syn: Will Hays, William Harrison Hays]
2 United States lawyer involved in several famous court trials (1881-1954) [syn: Arthur Garfield Hays]
3 a town in central Kansas

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. Plural of hay


  1. third-person singular of hay

Extensive Definition

Hays may mean:
  • Hays plc, a British listed company.
  • Hay's Galleria, a shopping mall and tourist attraction in London.
  • The Hays Code, a set of motion picture industry guidelines.
  • A number of cities, towns, and places in the United States:
  • Various schools:
Hays is also the surname of several famous people:
See also:
hays in German: Hays
hays in Dutch: Hays
hays in Polish: Les Hays
hays in Volapük: Hays
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