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, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dirt farmer was in 1920

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“Dirt farmer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dirt%20farmer. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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dirt farmer

noun

English Language Learners Definition of dirt farmer

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

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