- Historical, Brit.
- a house site
- a homestead with its arable land
- Brit., Dial. a knoll
Origin of toftMiddle English from Late Old English from Old Norse topt, a homestead, ground marked out for building from Indo-European an unverified form dom-ped-, house site from base an unverified form dem-, to build (from source timber) + an unverified form ped-, foot