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noun as in farming

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noun as in management of one's private affairs

noun as in thrift

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It took nearly 300 years for Peruvians to achieve independence, and longer for indigenous Andean peoples’ population and traditional husbandry practices to resume.

Maybe no one will be the “husband” (as in, animal husbandry) and no one the chattel.

What does that have to do with good animal husbandry and biodiversity?

They are experienced with the grim side of husbandry, but they are not inured to it.

Maybe some of my kind have taken on similar 'husbandry' projects.

I'd only just thought of the Borneo-New Guinea option and so those details seemed even more trivial than human husbandry.

When these covenants were made, Lysias went to the king, and the Jews gave themselves to husbandry.

He thought also that the duty on windows in farm-houses, and on horses used in husbandry, should be taken off entirely.

John Milton was a noble poet, but he was not a safe guide in matters pertaining to animal husbandry.

They were unfit for the mere routine of husbandry, and unprovided with funds for working their farms.

I am hard at work, studying spade husbandry, inspectors' reports of industrial schools, &c. I am glad you are all so happy.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to husbandry, such as: agriculture, tillage, and land management.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.