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harvest

har·vest

harvest

 
 
pronunciation:
har vihst
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: the gathering of ripe crops, the crops or the amount of crops gathered, or the season in which they are gathered.
The whole family helps in the harvest of the pumpkins in late September.
synonyms:
crop
similar words:
autumn, fall, gathering, produce, yield
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: harvested, harvesting, harvests
definition 1: to gather (crops that are ripe).
It's time for farmers to harvest their corn.We harvested tomatoes and beans from our garden.
synonyms:
pick
similar words:
pluck, reap
definition 2: to gather in a crop.
After they harvested, they stored their food for the winter.
similar words:
pick, pluck, reap
Word Builder: harvest +
  • harvester:
    a machine that harvests crops.
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  diet, farm, food, fruit, garden, grain, vegetable