Definition of “farm sb out” - English Dictionary

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“farm sb out” in British English

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farm sb out

disapproving
phrasal verb with farm uk /fɑːm/ us /fɑːrm/ verb [ T ]

to arrange for another person to take care of someone, especially your child:

Almost since birth, their baby has been farmed out to nannies and nurseries.

(Definition of “farm sb out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)