dirt farmer

noun

Definition of dirt farmer

: a farmer who earns a living by farming the land especially without the help of hired hands or tenants

First Known Use of dirt farmer

1920


DIRT FARMER Defined for English Language Learners

dirt farmer

noun

Definition of dirt farmer for English Language Learners

  • : a poor farmer who lives by farming the land usually without the help of paid workers


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