What is another word for ranch?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈant͡ʃ] (IPA)

A ranch is a large farm where livestock and other domestic animals are raised. There are numerous synonyms for the word ranch, including farm, estate, plantation, homestead, and hacienda. Each of these terms refers to a type of agricultural property that typically spans a vast area. Other words that could be used interchangeably with ranch include cattle station, sheep station, rancheria, and rancho. These terms can be used to refer to different types of ranch properties that specialize in raising a specific type of livestock or crop. Regardless of the specific terminology used, all of these words can be used to describe a sprawling agricultural property with a rich history and a large footprint.

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Usage examples for Ranch

The teacher had already learned that the slim young woman, with the yellow-brown hair and yellow-brown eyes to match, was going to marry Manley-she had forgotten his other name, though the young woman had mentioned it-and would live on a ranch, a cattle ranch.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
She's got two trunks and a fiddle over to the depot-don't see how 'n the world Man's going to git 'em out to the ranch; they're might' near as big as claim shacks, both of 'em.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
You'll like the ranch, dear.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower

Famous quotes with Ranch

  • Again, President Reagan was sort of an amiable presence out at the ranch by the last 6 months of his presidency. He had no effect on national policy at all.
    Paul Begala
  • I live on a ranch in Utah for now, but I'm gonna move. I've got another ranch to move to, but its location is a secret. When I get there, I'm gonna plow the road in behind me.
    Wilford Brimley
  • I raise quarter horses. Mine are mostly thoroughbred cross horses, a little bigger horses than some people like. I sell them or use them on the ranch. A lot of them go to the rodeo arena and some of them go to racetracks.
    Wilford Brimley
  • I'm a widower with three sons and seven grandchildren. One of my sons is my partner on the ranch.
    Wilford Brimley
  • It's just a little ranch. Thirty-five acres. In Texas, if it's not a thousand acres, it's considered a ranchette.
    Betty Buckley

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