What does farming mean?

Definitions for farming
ˈfɑr mɪŋfarm·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word farming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farming, agriculture, husbandrynoun

    the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

  2. farming, landadjective

    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)adjective

    relating to rural matters

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

Wiktionary

  1. farmingnoun

    The business of cultivating land, raising stocks etc.

  2. farmingadjective

    Pertaining to the agricultural business.

  3. farmingadjective

    Raising livestock or fish.

  4. Etymology: From farm + -ing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Farming

    of Farm

  2. Farmingadjective

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

  3. Farmingnoun

    the business of cultivating land

Editors Contribution

  1. farmingverb

    Verb form of the word farm.

    The farming community worked together.


    Submitted by MaryC on January 26, 2020  

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

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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

Examples of farming in a Sentence

  1. Leah Bessa:

    We decided to focus on an industry [ food ] that is under a lot of pressure due to animal welfare and environmental concerns, insects aren't sentient beings, and they only grow in the conditions in which they thrive, so the farming conditions cater to their animal welfare needs.

  2. Uppi Singh:

    In the 1960s, he put his farming and teaching on hold and stood for parliament.

  3. John Dooley:

    We feel that we made some strong arguments that this law can inadvertently make a farmer a criminal, firearms are integral to farming and ranching, from protecting our livestock and crops to also defending our life and property in some cases.

  4. Chungui Lu:

    A city of course cannot grow all its produce, but it’s about combining this with other farming, you can’t grow wheat in a city, but you can grow a lot of high-value, fresh veg.

  5. Robert Garry:

    We need to do a better job of farming and regulating these wild animals.

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