Dictionary.com

farmstead

[ fahrm-sted ]
/ ˈfɑrmˌstɛd /
Save This Word!

noun

a farm together with its buildings.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?

Origin of farmstead

First recorded in 1800–10; farm + stead
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for farmstead

British Dictionary definitions for farmstead

farmstead
/ (ˈfɑːmˌstɛd) /

noun

a farm or the part of a farm comprising its main buildings together with adjacent grounds
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Book Your Online Tutor Now