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1. subsistence

noun. ['səbˈsɪstəns'] minimal (or marginal) resources for subsisting.

Synonyms

  • sustenance
  • keep
  • living
  • livelihood
  • bread and butter

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • subsistentia (Latin)
  • subsistens (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Subsistence Farming

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Example sentences of the word subsistence-farming


1. Noun Phrase
Stalin was particularly aggravated by the persistence of peasant culture and small, subsistence farming.

2. subsistence

noun. ['səbˈsɪstəns'] a means of surviving.

Synonyms

  • endurance

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • take

Etymology

  • subsistentia (Latin)
  • subsistens (Latin)

3. subsistence

noun. ['səbˈsɪstəns'] the state of existing in reality; having substance.

Synonyms

  • beingness
  • being

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • negate
  • disprove

Etymology

  • subsistentia (Latin)
  • subsistens (Latin)

4. farming

noun. ['ˈfɑːrmɪŋ'] the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock.

Synonyms

  • tilling
  • strip cropping
  • truck farming
  • planting
  • arboriculture
  • aquiculture
  • dairying
  • ranching
  • harvest time
  • animal husbandry
  • harvest
  • mixed farming
  • hydroponics
  • tree farming
  • subsistence farming
  • cultivation
  • tank farming
  • horticulture
  • husbandry
  • agriculture
  • dairy farming

Antonyms

  • curve
  • straight line
  • uncover
  • nonconformity

5. farming

adjective. ['ˈfɑːrmɪŋ'] relating to rural matters.

Synonyms

  • agricultural
  • rural

Antonyms

  • spread
  • imperfection
  • nondevelopment

6. farming

noun. ['ˈfɑːrmɪŋ'] agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life.

Synonyms

  • job
  • land
  • line
  • business
  • occupation

Antonyms

  • divest
  • fire
  • embark
  • leave
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