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(Agriculture) dialect US a woman or girl who works on a farm; a farmeress


(ˌfɑr məˈrɛt)

a girl or woman working on a farm.
[1915–20, Amer.]
usage: See -ette.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.farmerette - a woman working on a farm
farm worker, farmhand, field hand, fieldhand - a hired hand on a farm
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Making up the trio is Farmerette, the dam of Strong Resolve, whose 61-race career has seen him net more than pounds 100,000.
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His cubicle included ribbons which Paris had won during her years as a Farmerette.