Definition of steading in English:

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steading

Pronunciation: /ˈstediNG/

noun

Scottish & Northern English
A farm and its buildings; a farmstead.
Example sentences
  • Scotland has a rich diversity of historic buildings, including castles, tower houses, crofts, steadings, Edwardian mansions and so on.
  • Henderson works with developer Musto Properties which currently has an eight-room Victorian farmhouse in Harburn on the market and will be converting the adjacent farm steadings.
  • The sea of raspberry fields that lap the farm steading at Threipland's old farm near Rait in Perthshire is a fast-receding memory.

Words that rhyme with steading

heading, Reading, wedding

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Syllabification: stead·ing

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