A poor farmer of low social status who owns or rents a small piece of land for cultivation (chiefly in historical use or with reference to subsistence farming in poorer countries)
peasants working the land
Like or typical of (that of) a peasant.
A member of the second of three divisions of peasantry (especially of Russian peasantry), between the poor (or labouring) peasant and the rich peasant.
An agricultural economy in which the family is the basic unit of production
(With reference to communist countries) of, relating to, or belonging to both industrial and agricultural workers; specifically designating an organization, system, etc., in which these classes of worker cooperate or combine.
(With reference to the People's Republic of China) of or relating to industrial workers, peasants, and soldiers; belonging to the industrial, agricultural, or military class.