Translation of "farm" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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farmnoun [ C ]

uk /fɑːm/ us /fɑːrm/

A1 an area of land, together with a house and buildings, used for growing crops and/or keeping animals as a business

农场
a dairy farm 乳牛场/耕作农场
farm animals 农场的牲畜
fresh farm produce 新鲜农产品
farm workers 农场工人
She spent the summer working on a farm.

a place where a particular type of animal is kept in large numbers in order to be sold

饲养场,养殖场
a sheep/fish farm 养羊场/养鱼场

More examples

  • Our farm straddles the railway line.
  • As agriculture became more capital intensive, many farm labourers moved to the towns and cities to look for work.
  • The fertilizers and pesticides used on many farms are polluting the water supply.
  • By closing the infected farms we're hoping to confine the disease to the north of the region.
  • It was hard work on the farm but satisfying.

farmverb [ T ]

uk /fɑːm/ us /fɑːrm/

to use land for growing crops and/or keeping animals as a business

种植;养殖
The Stamfords have farmed this land for over a hundred years. 斯坦福德家族已在这片土地上耕作逾100年了。

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “farm” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)