• (America) IPA: /fɑɹmɚ/
  • (RP) IPA: /fɑːmə/

farmer (plural farmers)

  1. A person who works the land and/or who keeps livestock, especially on a farm.
  2. Agent noun of farm; someone or something that farm#verb|farms.
  3. (historical) One who takes taxes, customs, excise, or other duties, to collect for a certain rate per cent.
    a farmer of the revenues
  4. (historical, mining) The lord of the field, or one who farms the lot and cope of the crown.
Proper noun
  1. Surname
  2. (NATO code name) the Soviet MiG 19 aircraft.
  3. An unincorporated community in North Carolina.
  4. A town in South Dakota.

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