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Synonyms of farm in English:


  • a farm of 100 acres
    Scottish  croft;
    North American  ranch;
    Australian/New Zealand  station;
    in the West Indies pen;
    in East Africa shamba;
    in the Indian subcontinent tope
  • verb

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  • 1 his dad farmed near Marlborough
    be a farmer, practise farming, cultivate/till/work the land, till the soil, rear livestock, do agricultural work
  • 2 the marshes are being drained in order to farm the land
    cultivate, bring under cultivation, till, work, plough, dig, plant
  • 3 the family has been farming cranberries for generations
    grow, cultivate, raise, plant, tend, bring on, harvest;
    breed, rear, keep
  • Phrases

    farm someone out
    he had farmed the child out
    have fostered, have cared for, send to a childminder, put in care
    farm something out
    the job of building the models was farmed out to the Shawcraft firm
    contract out, outsource, assign to others, subcontract, delegate
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