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farm

farm

 
 
pronunciation:
farm
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a parcel of land and the buildings on it used for agricultural activities.
 
synonyms:
farmstead, grange, homestead
similar words:
plantation, ranch, rancho, spread, truck farm
definition 2: a tract of land or quantity of water used to raise crops or animals.
a wheat farman oyster farm
similar words:
orchard, plantation, spread, tract, truck farm
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: farmed, farming, farms
definition 1: to cultivate (land) or raise (animals).
 
synonyms:
cultivate
similar words:
culture, husband, raise, till, work
definition 2: to contract (work) with others (fol. by out).
We farmed out the job to someone else.
similar words:
contract, hire out, job out, subcontract
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to raise crops or animals.
He farms for a living.
similar words:
till, work
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some activities in farming