HyperDic: crop

English > 12 senses of the word crop:
NOUNplantcrop, harvestthe yield from plants in a single growing season
plantcropa cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale
groupcropa collection of people or things appearing together
artifactcropthe output of something in a season
artifactcropthe stock or handle of a whip
animalcrop, crawa pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
VERBcontactcropcut short
creationcrop, cultivate, workprepare for crops
creationcropyield crops
contactcrop, graze, pasturelet feed in a field or pasture or meadow
contactcrop, browse, graze, range, pasturefeed as in a meadow or pasture
contactcrop, snip, clip, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut backcultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
crop > pronunciation
Soundskraa'p
RhymesAesop ... workshop: 48 rhymes with aap...
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningThe yield from plants in a single growing season.
Synonymharvest
NarrowerfruitageThe yield of fruit
Broaderoutput, yieldproduction of a certain amount
Spanishcosecha
Catalancollita, esplet, recol·lecció
Verbscropcultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
cropyield crops
cropprepare for crops
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningA cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale.
Narrowercash cropA readily salable crop that is grown and gathered for the market (as vegetables or cotton or tobacco)
catch cropA crop that grows quickly (e.g. lettuce) and can be planted between two regular crops grown in successive seasons or between two rows of crops in the same season
cover cropcrop planted to prevent soil erosion and provide green manure
field cropA crop (other than fruits or vegetables) that is grown for agricultural purposes
root cropcrop grown for its enlarged roots
Broaderplant, flora, plant life(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningA collection of people or things appearing together.
Example"the annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas"
Broadercollection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblageSeveral things grouped together or considered as a whole
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningThe output of something in a season.
Example"the latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores"
Broaderend product, outputfinal product
Spanishcosecha
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe stock or handle of a whip.
Part ofwhipAn instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping
Broaderhandle, grip, handgrip, holdThe appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
English > crop: 12 senses > noun 6, animal
MeaningA pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food.
Synonymcraw
Broaderstomach, tummy, tum, breadbasketAn enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal
Spanishbuche, craw
Catalancraw, gavatx, pap
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningcut short.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"She wanted her hair cropped short"
Broadercutshorten as if by severing the edges or ends of
Spanishrapar
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 2, creation
MeaningPrepare for crops.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymscultivate, work
Categoryfarming, agriculture, husbandryThe practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
Entailed bytillWork land as by ploughing, harrowing, and manuring, in order to make it ready for cultivation
Narrowerovercrop, overcultivateTo exhaust by excessive cultivation
Broaderfix, prepare, set up, ready, gear up, setmake ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
Similar toknead, workmake uniform
Spanishcultivar
Catalanconrear, cultivar
Nounscropthe yield from plants in a single growing season
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 3, creation
MeaningYield crops.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"This land crops well"
Broaderbear, turn outbring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"
Nounscropthe yield from plants in a single growing season
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 4, contact
MeaningLet feed in a field or pasture or meadow.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey crop the animals
Synonymsgraze, pasture
Categoryanimal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, faunaA living organism characterized by voluntary movement
NarrowerdriftDrive slowly and far afield for grazing
grassfeed with grass
Broaderfeed, giveGive food to
Similar tocrop, browse, graze, range, pasturefeed as in a meadow or pasture
Spanishapacentar, pacer, pastar
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 5, contact
Meaningfeed as in a meadow or pasture.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe animals crop
Synonymsbrowse, graze, range, pasture
Broaderfeed, eattake in food
Similar tocrop, graze, pastureLet feed in a field or pasture or meadow
rangeLet eat
Spanishapacentar, llevar a pastar, pacer, pastar, pasturar
Catalanpasturar
English > crop: 12 senses > verb 6, contact
Meaningcultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey crop the trees
Synonymssnip, clip, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut back
Narrowerdisbudthin out buds to improve the quality of the remaining flowers
poll, pollardconvert into a pollard
shearcut with shears
top, pinchcut the top off
Broaderthin outmake sparse
Spanishpodar
Catalanesporgar, podar
Nounscropthe yield from plants in a single growing season

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