What does livestock mean?

Definitions for livestockˈlaɪvˌstɒk

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. livestock, stock, farm animal(noun)

    any animals kept for use or profit


  1. livestock(Noun)

    Farm animals; animals domesticated for cultivation.


  1. Livestock

    Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce commodities such as food, fiber and labor. This article does not discuss poultry or farmed fish, although these, especially poultry, are commonly included within the meaning of "livestock". Livestock are generally raised for profit. Raising animals is a component of modern agriculture. It has been practiced in many cultures since the transition to farming from hunter-gather lifestyles.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of livestock in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of livestock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ezdeen Salih:

    They entered houses made from straw and grass and looted all our money and livestock.

  2. Heidi Erickson-Riessland:

    I feel for all the animals and livestock today as well as our fellow ranchers and farmers.

  3. Abu Amr:

    When we saw the chaos of IS we wanted Maliki back. Everything is gone, my livestock, my harvest, everything.

  4. Fahd Kafayen:

    There is also widespread destruction of residents' homes and fishermen's equipment and on farms and livestock.

  5. Akram Hussain:

    When the livestock comes down for the winter what are we going to feed them? If our livestock goes, our culture goes.

Images & Illustrations of livestock

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