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.

    Etymology: From farm + -ing

  2. farmingadjective

    Pertaining to the agricultural business.

    Etymology: From farm + -ing

  3. farmingadjective

    Raising livestock or fish.

    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. Olusegun Obasanjo:

    What does a young man want? He wants the 'bright lights'. And why can't he have those bright lights and be a farmer? we have to make farming attractive. We have to make it glamorous.

  2. Kola Masha:

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

  3. Med Jones:

    In US we had our share of civil conflicts driven by economic forces. The European immigrants brought slaves from Africa to use them as cheap labor for farming their lands. The color of the skin is only a rationalization for the continuation of the slavery system. All the segregation and discrimination rules against the blacks at that time were made to preserve the existing economic system and the interest of its beneficiaries. Though the American civil war was attributed to states and civil rights, the driving forces behind the war was the conflict of economic interests.

  4. Lei Yi:

    Any country hit by African swine fever, be it Vietnam or China, is a blue ocean market for pig farming.

  5. Vagheesh Narasimhan:

    We were able to examine different associations between the advent of farming in that part of the world with the movement of people in that part of the world.

Images & Illustrations of farming

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