Definitions for farmingˈfɑr mɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word farming

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farming, agriculture, husbandry(noun)

    the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

  2. farming, land(adj)

    agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life

    "farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"

  3. agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)(adj)

    relating to rural matters

    "an agrarian (or agricultural) society"; "farming communities"

Wiktionary

  1. farming(Noun)

    The business of cultivating land, raising stocks etc.

  2. farming(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the agricultural business.

  3. farming(Adjective)

    Raising livestock or fish.

  4. Origin: From farm + -ing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Farming

    of Farm

  2. Farming(adj)

    pertaining to agriculture; devoted to, adapted to, or engaged in, farming; as, farming tools; farming land; a farming community

  3. Farming(noun)

    the business of cultivating land

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'farming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4194

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'farming' in Nouns Frequency: #1726

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fresno County Farmer Keith Nilmeier:

    That's farming, you deal with Mother Nature on her own terms.

  2. Witonze Nzambonipa:

    And all this time the rebels are still farming the land in my village.

  3. Cato the Elder:

    It is thus with farming, if you do one thing late, you will be late in all your work.

  4. Carl Shoupe:

    We could be creating jobs in farming, energy, tourism, and more on these reclaimed mines.

  5. Kola Masha:

    The drop in energy prices directly impacts the cost of urea which is the biggest farming input cost.

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