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Definition of farm:

  1. A district of country leased ( or farmed) out for the collection of the revenues of government.
  2. A lease of the imposts on particular goods; as, the sugar farm, the silk farm.
  3. Any tract of land devoted to agricultural purposes, under the management of a tenant or the owner.
  4. The land held under lease and by payment of rent for the purpose of cultivation.
  5. The rent of land, - originally paid by reservation of part of its products.
  6. The term or tenure of a lease of land for cultivation; a leasehold.
  7. To devote ( land) to agriculture; to cultivate, as land; to till, as a farm.
  8. To engage in the business of tilling the soil; to labor as a farmer.
  9. To give up to another, as an estate, a business, the revenue, etc., on condition of receiving in return a percentage of what it yields; as, to farm the taxes.
  10. To lease or let for an equivalent, as land for a rent; to yield the use of to proceeds.
  11. To take at a certain rent or rate.

Synonyms:

leaven, upgrade, bring forth, truck farm, bring out, raise, kindle, field, rise, heighten, enhance, enclosure, produce, freehold, farmstead, hacienda, vegetable garden, parent, give rise, grow, make, spring up, enkindle, demesne, bring up, garden, claim, acreage, homestead, fire, get up, put forward, upraise, orchard, erect, kick upstairs, create, rear, put up, mature, stir, evoke, originate, elevate, call down, bring on, arise, improved farm, grange, call forth, conjure up, invoke, lift, collective farm, promote, soil, turn, patch, experiment station, cropland, levy, resurrect, get, grassland, set up, spread, vineyard, meadow, prove, conjure, rural, elicit, develop, nursery, acquire, arouse, provoke, uprise, kibbutz, maturate, nurture, recruit, acres, bring about, leasehold, advance, pasture.

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