a farmer who works on the soil, distinguished from one who operates a farm with hired hands or tenants.
- dirt farming, noun
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How to use dirt farmer in a sentence
He became the dirt farmer—toiling in the cold, hard earth for a handful of grace.
dirt farmer gives listeners a profound insight into the soul of a contented man.