Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
ranch

ranch

 
pronunciation:
raench
parts of speech:
noun, verb
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition: a large farm where cattle, horses, or sheep are raised on the open range. There are many ranches in the plains of the United States and South America.
At the ranch, it was time to move the cattle from the pasture into corrals.
 
similar words:
farm, homestead
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: ranched, ranches, ranching
definition: to own or work on a ranch.
His family ranches in Texas.
similar words:
farm
Word Explorer
See
  animal, farming