Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Area of land measured in acres.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The number of acres in a piece or tract of land; acres taken collectively; extent in acres: as, the acreage of farm-land in a country; the acreage of wheat sown.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Acres collectively.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Size, as measured in acres.
  • noun An area of land measured in acres.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming)

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Real estate advertisements in Australia use this term all the time, even though land here is measured in hectares. Granted, "hectareage" is a bit messy, but still, boo.

    September 12, 2007

  • See comments on ranchette.

    August 10, 2015