Definition of "farmhouse" []

  • A dwelling on a farm. (noun)
  • A house attached to a farm, esp the dwelling from which the farm is managed (noun)

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  • A large white loaf, baked in a tin, with slightly curved sides and top (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "farmhouse" in a sentence
  • "Now six weeks into renovation, the front terrace of our farmhouse is a stockyard of old doors, wooden crates, and broken concrete."
  • "As luck would have it, Dorothy, Uncle Henry, the farmhands, and the men in gaucho costumes seek shelter in a farmhouse from a too-convenient twister, which blows them over a cliff (not over a rainbow, natch)."
  • "Knight Frank The farmhouse is accessed via a short track with remote-controlled gates."