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What does farming mean?

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of farming in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of farming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cato the Elder:

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

  2. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.

  3. Eliudi Samizi from Kisimani village:

    I have been farming in this area all my life, if someone asks me to stop fishing or farming, what else can I do to feed my family?

  4. Geert Laugs:

    The intensive conditions in factory farming provide a pressure cooker in which diseases like avian flu can spread very easily and can also evolve very easily.

  5. Peter Moyle:

    Is farming more important than fisheries ? Is fisheries more important than farming ? Personally, I think fisheries has gotten the short end of stick for years.

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