part of speech: noun

definition 1: an area of land, along with buildings and equipment, used to grow crops or raise animals for food or clothing.

synonyms: homestead

definition 2: an area of land or water used to raise certain kinds of crops or animals.

  • Those trout come from a fish farm.



part of speech: verb

inflections: farms, farming, farmed

definition 1: to cultivate or raise.

  • My grandfather had to drain a swamp before he could farm the land.
  • For years he farmed pigs.

synonyms: cultivate

definition 2: to raise crops or animals.

  • Many families farm for a living.