farmhouse farmhouse  /ˈfɑrm ˌhaʊs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) house for a farmer and family

Usage(s):

  1. The dinner party had gathered last Wednesday evening in a farmhouse in the fertile, fruit-growing countryside just outside Baqubah, 30 miles north of Baghdad.
  2. Carmen Iglesias de Filgueiras, 95, in her the living room of her farmhouse, in Vilar, Galicia, where she was born.
  3. Then, in a supreme irony, the quints were set up in a hospital directly across the street from their parents' farmhouse, where tourists and passersby lined up for hours to gawk.

News

  1. A favorite (easy) apple pie

    This recipe for an open-faced farmhouse apple cream pie was sent to The Recipe Box Project (recipebox@globe.com) last year by Melinda Kessler Spratlan of...        
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Charming 1920s farmhouse

    SHOHOLA — This classic 1920s farmhouse is filled with character and charm. Situated on more than a lovely country acre and outside of a community, this original two-story home is perfect for a permanent residence or a vacation get-away.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Pike County Courier

  3. Old farmhouse in Lyndeborough set ablaze and used for firefighters training

    LYNDEBOROUGH – Even in its demise, the centuries-old farmhouse served a community purpose – helping firefighters learn first-hand how to deal with an old building when it’s on fire. Some things are best learned in carefully controlled circumstances.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Cabinet

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Quotes

  1. "My love for horses has grown so much after shooting for Veer that I have decided to buy two horses for my farmhouse," said Salman. "One horse that stands out was Laxmi. She was my favourite and I was so attached to her that I must have fed...
    on Dec 25, 2009 By: Salman Khan Source: Hindustan Times

  2. Salonga said the Comelec First Division's conclusion that Mitra could not have resided in the "small, sparsely furnished room on the second floor of a farmhouse" is not a sufficient legal basis for his residency compliance.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Jovito Salonga Source: Philippine Star

  3. "I am so sad to be leaving this property which has meant so much to me and my family," Stewart said in a statement. "The four acres of garden have been tended with great care for more than 30 years and the circa 1805 farmhouse and...
    on Aug 12, 2006 By: Martha Stewart Source: Washington Post

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