farm out

[farm out] {v.} 1. To have another person do (something) for you;send away to be done.

Our teacher had too many test papers to read,so she farmed out half of them to a friend.

2. To send away to betaken care of.

While Mother was sick, the children were farmed outto relatives.

3. To send a player to a league where the quality ofplay is lower.

The player was farmed out to Rochester to gainexperience.