Definition of Crop

1. Noun. The yield from plants in a single growing season.

Exact synonyms: Harvest
Generic synonyms: Output, Yield
Specialized synonyms: Fruitage
Derivative terms: Harvest



2. Verb. Cut short. "She wanted her hair cropped short"
Generic synonyms: Cut

3. Noun. A cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale.
Generic synonyms: Flora, Plant, Plant Life
Specialized synonyms: Cash Crop, Catch Crop, Cover Crop, Field Crop, Root Crop

4. Verb. Prepare for crops. "Cultivate the land"
Exact synonyms: Cultivate, Work
Category relationships: Agriculture, Farming, Husbandry
Generic synonyms: Fix, Gear Up, Prepare, Ready, Set, Set Up
Related verbs: Knead, Work
Specialized synonyms: Overcrop, Overcultivate
Derivative terms: Cultivation, Cultivator

5. Noun. A collection of people or things appearing together. "The annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas"

6. Verb. Yield crops. "This land crops well"
Generic synonyms: Bear, Turn Out

7. Noun. The output of something in a season. "The latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores"
Generic synonyms: End Product, Output

8. Verb. Let feed in a field or pasture or meadow. "They crop the animals"
Exact synonyms: Graze, Pasture
Category relationships: Animal, Animate Being, Beast, Brute, Creature, Fauna
Generic synonyms: Feed, Give
Specialized synonyms: Grass, Drift
Related verbs: Browse, Graze, Pasture, Range
Derivative terms: Graze, Grazier, Grazing, Pasturage, Pasture, Pasture

9. Noun. The stock or handle of a whip.
Generic synonyms: Grip, Handgrip, Handle, Hold
Group relationships: Whip

10. Verb. Feed as in a meadow or pasture. "The animals crop"; "The herd was grazing"
Exact synonyms: Browse, Graze, Pasture, Range
Generic synonyms: Eat, Feed
Related verbs: Range, Graze, Pasture
Derivative terms: Browse, Graze, Grazing, Pasturage, Pasture, Pasture, Range

11. Noun. A pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food.
Exact synonyms: Craw
Generic synonyms: Breadbasket, Stomach, Tum, Tummy

12. Verb. Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of. "They crop the trees"; "Dress the plants in the garden"
Exact synonyms: Clip, Cut Back, Dress, Lop, Prune, Snip, Trim
Generic synonyms: Thin Out
Specialized synonyms: Shear, Poll, Pollard, Pinch, Top, Disbud
Derivative terms: Clip, Clipper, Clipping, Lopper, Pruner, Pruner, Pruning, Snip, Snip, Trim, Trimmer, Trimming

Definition of Crop

1. n. The pouchlike enlargement of the gullet of birds, serving as a receptacle for food; the craw.

2. v. t. To cut off the tops or tips of; to bite or pull off; to browse; to pluck; to mow; to reap.

3. v. i. To yield harvest.

Definition of Crop

1. Noun. A plant, especially a cereal, grown to be harvested as food, livestock fodder(,) or fuel or for any other economic purpose. ¹

2. Noun. The natural production for a specific year, particularly of plants. ¹

3. Noun. A group, cluster or collection of things occurring at the same time. ¹

4. Noun. The lashing end of a whip ¹

5. Noun. An entire short whip, especially as used in horse-riding; a riding crop. ¹

6. Noun. A rocky outcrop. ¹

7. Noun. The act of cropping. ¹

8. Noun. A short haircut. ¹

9. Noun. (anatomy) A pouch-like part of the alimentary tract of some birds (and some other animals), used to store food before digestion, or for regurgitation; a craw. ¹

10. Noun. (architecture) The foliate part of a finial. ¹

11. Noun. (archaic or dialect) The head of a flower, especially when picked; an ear of corn; the top branches of a tree. ¹

12. Verb. (transitive) To remove the top end of something, especially a plant. ¹

13. Verb. (transitive) To cut (especially hair or an animal's tail or ears) short. ¹

14. Verb. (transitive) To remove the outer parts of a photograph or image in order to frame the subject better. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Crop

1. to cut off short [v CROPPED, CROPPING, CROPS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crop

crookneck
crookneck squash
crooknecks
crooks
crooks and nannies
croon
crooned
crooner
crooners
crooning
croonings
croons
croony
croove
crooves
crop (current term)
crop-dusting
crop-ear
crop-ears
crop circle
crop circles
crop failure
crop gland
crop milk
crop out
crop rotation
crop top
crop tops
crop tree
crop up

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