from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly Upper Midwest A farmer.
  • n. Chiefly Northeastern U.S. A member of the Grange.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A member of the Grange, National Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry, an association representing farmers.
  • n. A farm steward.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A farm steward.
  • n. A member of a grange.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A farm-steward or -bailiff.
  • n. A member of a farmers' grange for the advancement of the interests of agriculture. See grange, n., 4.
  • n. A farmer; a countryman. [Humorous, U.S.]
  • Of or pertaining to a grange or to grangers; caused or promoted by grangers: as, the granger movement.

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

  • n. a person who operates a farm


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