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croft

 (krôft, krŏft)
n. Chiefly British
1. A small enclosed field or pasture near a house.
2. A small farm, especially a tenant farm.

[Middle English, from Old English.]

croft

(krɒft)
n
1. (Agriculture) a small enclosed plot of land, adjoining a house, worked by the occupier and his family, esp in Scotland
2. (Textiles) dialect Lancashire a patch of wasteland, formerly one used for bleaching fabric in the sun
[Old English croft; related to Middle Dutch krocht hill, field, Old English creopan to creep]

croft

(krɔft, krɒft)

n. Brit.
1. a small farm, esp. one worked by a tenant.
2. a small plot of ground adjacent to a house and used as a kitchen garden or for pasture.
[before 1000; Middle English, Old English]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.croft - a small farm worked by a crofter
farm - workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit; "it takes several people to work the farm"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

croft

[krɒft] N (Scot) (= small farm) → granja f pequeña

croft

[ˈkrɒft] n (British)petite exploitation f agricole (surtout en Écosse)

croft

n (esp Scot) → kleines Pachtgrundstück; (= house)Kate f

croft

[krɒft] n (Scot) → piccola fattoria