Main definitions of baby farming in English

: baby farming1baby farming2

baby farming1

Pronunciation /ˈbeɪbɪ fɑːmɪŋ/

noun

derogatory, historical
  • The lodging and care of (typically unwanted) babies or young children for profit.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Pall Mall Gazette. From baby + farming.

Main definitions of baby farming in English

: baby farming1baby farming2

baby farming2

Pronunciation /ˈbeɪbɪ fɑːmɪŋ/

adjective

derogatory, historical
  • That practises baby farming.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Northern Echo. From baby + farming, after baby farming.