Alternative forms 
- (obsolete) rent for a farm
- He let his land to ferm.
- (obsolete) a farm
- (obsolete) an abode or place of residence
- Out of her fleshy ferme fled to the place of pain.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.