Adjective "kolkhoz" definition and examples

(Kolkhoz may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈkɒlkɒz//kʌlkˈhɔːz/

Definitions and examples

noun

A collective farm in the former Soviet Union.
  1. 'Together they worked on a kolkhoz.'
  2. 'Growing up on a kolkhoz, he had been doing a man's work since the age of twelve.'

More definitions

1. (in the U.S.S.R.) a collective farm.

More examples(as adjective)

"sugars can be kolkhoz."

"farms can be kolkhoz."

Origin

1920s: Russian, from kol(lektivnoe) khoz(yaĭstvo) ‘collective farm’.