farm·​house | \ ˈfärm-ˌhau̇s How to pronounce farmhouse (audio) \

Definition of farmhouse

: a dwelling on a farm

Examples of farmhouse in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The three-day, live-streamed event, The Conjuring: A Homecoming, will document the return of the entire Perron family to the infamous farmhouse that inspired the hit horror franchise The Perron family is coming home. Julie Jordan,, 15 Oct. 2021 Alford spent his earliest years in Westwego, La. before his family moved to a Mississippi farmhouse. Matt Wake |, al, 18 Aug. 2021 The 28 acres constitutes the entire property except for a 5-acre area that includes the farmhouse and a garage/barn., 9 Nov. 2021 The farmhouse and buildings would become Heritage Farm Museum for the historical society and the rest of the property could eventually be used for recreational purposes. Sam Boyer, cleveland, 31 Oct. 2021 Medella Bison Ranch Facebook posts show progress being made on renovating the farmhouse, built around 1887. oregonlive, 2 Oct. 2021 Some barns were completely reduced to concrete, roofs ripped off others, equipment was demolished, uprooted trees crashed into the old farmhouse. Christina Paciolla, ajc, 7 Sep. 2021 Some barns were completely reduced to concrete, with roofs ripped off others, equipment demolished and uprooted trees crashed into the old farmhouse. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 7 Sep. 2021 After returning to Nashville just months later on New Years Eve 2020, Haack toured the farmhouse and put in an offer. Greta Bjornson,, 6 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of farmhouse

1533, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of farmhouse was in 1533

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1 Dec 2021

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“Farmhouse.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of farmhouse

: a house on a farm


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