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har·vest

 (här′vĭst)
n.
1. The act or process of gathering a crop.
2.
a. The crop that ripens or is gathered in a season.
b. The amount or measure of the crop gathered in a season.
c. The time or season of such gathering.
3. The result or consequence of an action: stuck with the harvest of a predecessor's decisions.
v. har·vest·ed, har·vest·ing, har·vests
v.tr.
1.
a. To gather (a crop).
b. To take or kill (fish or deer, for example) for food, sport, or population control.
c. To extract from a culture or a living or recently deceased body, especially for transplantation: harvested bone marrow.
2. To gather a crop from (land, for example).
3. To receive or collect (energy): a turbine that harvests energy from tidal currents.
4. To receive (the benefits or consequences of an action). See Synonyms at reap.
v.intr.
To gather a crop.

[Middle English, from Old English hærfest; see kerp- in Indo-European roots.]

har′vest·a·ble adj.
har′vest·a·bil′i·ty n.

harvest

(ˈhɑːvɪst)
n
1. (Agriculture) the gathering of a ripened crop
2. (Agriculture) the crop itself or the yield from it in a single growing season
3. (Agriculture) the season for gathering crops
4. the product of an effort, action, etc: a harvest of love.
vb
5. (Agriculture) to gather or reap (a ripened crop) from (the place where it has been growing)
6. (tr) to receive or reap (benefits, consequences, etc)
7. (Surgery) (tr) chiefly US to remove (an organ) from the body for transplantation
[Old English hærfest; related to Old Norse harfr harrow, Old High German herbist autumn, Latin carpere to pluck, Greek karpos fruit, Sanskrit krpāna shears]
ˈharvesting n
ˈharvestless adj

har•vest

(ˈhɑr vɪst) n.
1. Also, har′vest•ing. the gathering of crops.
2. the season when ripened crops are gathered.
3. a crop or yield of one growing season.
4. a supply of anything gathered at maturity and stored: a harvest of wheat.
5. the result or consequence of any act, process, or event: a harvest of memories.
v.t.
6. to gather (a crop or the like); reap.
7. to gather the crop from: to harvest the fields.
8. to gain, win, etc. (a prize, product, etc.).
9. to catch or take for use: to harvest salmon from the river.
v.i.
10. to gather a crop; reap.
[before 950; Middle English; Old English hærfest, c. Old High German herbist, Old Norse haust; akin to harrow1]
har′vest•a•ble, adj.
har`vest•a•bil′i•ty, n.

Harvest

 one season’s yield of any natural product.
Examples: harvest of bark, 1880; of captives, 1613; of grouse, 1881; of hate; of honey, 1697; of mice, 1607; of perpetual peace, 1594; of souls.

harvest


Past participle: harvested
Gerund: harvesting

Imperative
harvest
harvest
Present
I harvest
you harvest
he/she/it harvests
we harvest
you harvest
they harvest
Preterite
I harvested
you harvested
he/she/it harvested
we harvested
you harvested
they harvested
Present Continuous
I am harvesting
you are harvesting
he/she/it is harvesting
we are harvesting
you are harvesting
they are harvesting
Present Perfect
I have harvested
you have harvested
he/she/it has harvested
we have harvested
you have harvested
they have harvested
Past Continuous
I was harvesting
you were harvesting
he/she/it was harvesting
we were harvesting
you were harvesting
they were harvesting
Past Perfect
I had harvested
you had harvested
he/she/it had harvested
we had harvested
you had harvested
they had harvested
Future
I will harvest
you will harvest
he/she/it will harvest
we will harvest
you will harvest
they will harvest
Future Perfect
I will have harvested
you will have harvested
he/she/it will have harvested
we will have harvested
you will have harvested
they will have harvested
Future Continuous
I will be harvesting
you will be harvesting
he/she/it will be harvesting
we will be harvesting
you will be harvesting
they will be harvesting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been harvesting
you have been harvesting
he/she/it has been harvesting
we have been harvesting
you have been harvesting
they have been harvesting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been harvesting
you will have been harvesting
he/she/it will have been harvesting
we will have been harvesting
you will have been harvesting
they will have been harvesting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been harvesting
you had been harvesting
he/she/it had been harvesting
we had been harvesting
you had been harvesting
they had been harvesting
Conditional
I would harvest
you would harvest
he/she/it would harvest
we would harvest
you would harvest
they would harvest
Past Conditional
I would have harvested
you would have harvested
he/she/it would have harvested
we would have harvested
you would have harvested
they would have harvested
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.harvest - the yield from plants in a single growing seasonharvest - the yield from plants in a single growing season
yield, output - production of a certain amount
fruitage - the yield of fruit; "a tree highly recommended for its fruitage"
2.harvest - the consequence of an effort or activity; "they gathered a harvest of examples"; "a harvest of love"
consequence, effect, result, upshot, outcome, event, issue - a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event"
3.harvest - the gathering of a ripened crop
gather, gathering - the act of gathering something
haying - the harvesting of hay
4.harvest - the season for gathering crops
farming, husbandry, agriculture - the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
time of year, season - one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; "the regular sequence of the seasons"
Verb1.harvest - gather, as of natural products; "harvest the grapes"
cut - reap or harvest; "cut grain"
gather, pull together, collect, garner - assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
2.harvest - remove from a culture or a living or dead body, as for the purposes of transplantation; "The Chinese are said to harvest organs from executed criminals"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

harvest

noun
1. harvesting, picking, gathering, collecting, reaping, harvest-time 300 million tons of grain in the fields at the start of the harvest
2. crop, yield, year's growth, produce a bumper potato harvest
verb
1. gather, pick, collect, bring in, pluck, reap Many farmers are refusing to harvest the sugar cane.
2. collect, get, gain, earn, obtain, acquire, accumulate, garner, amass In his new career he has blossomed and harvested many awards.

harvest

noun
1. The produce harvested from the land:
verb
To collect ripe crops:
Translations
حَصَادموسِم الحَصاد ،حَصاديَجْني الثِّمار او الغلَّهيَحْصِدُ
sklizeňsklízet
høsthøste
korjatakorjata satosadonkorjuusato
žetižetva
aratásszüretel
panen
uppskera
収穫収穫する
수확수확하다
javapjovėnuimtipjovėjas
novākt ražupļaujaražas novākšana
žatvazberzberať úrodu
pobiranjepobratipridelekžetevžeti
skördskörda
เก็บเกี่ยวการเก็บเกี่ยว
hasathasat etmekhasat kaldırmakbiçmekekin biçme
thu hoạchvụ thu hoạch

harvest

[ˈhɑːvɪst]
A. N
1. (= act) [of cereals] → siega f; [of fruit, vegetables] → cosecha f, recolección f; [of grapes] → vendimia f
2. (= product) → cosecha f
3. (fig) → cosecha f
B. VT
1. (Agr) [+ cereals] → cosechar; [+ fruit, vegetables] → cosechar, recolectar; [+ grapes] → vendimiar
2. (fig) → cosechar
C. VIcosechar, segar
D. CPD harvest festival Nfiesta f de la cosecha
harvest home N (= festival) → fiesta f de la cosecha; (= season) → cosecha f
harvest moon Nluna f llena
harvest time Ncosecha f, siega f

harvest

[ˈhɑːrvɪst]
n [corn] → moisson f; [rice] → récolte f; [fruit] → récolte f; [grapes] → vendange f
a poor harvest → une mauvaise récolte
vt [+ corn] → moissonner; [+ fruit] → récolter; [+ grapes] → vendanger
modif
at harvest time → pendant la moisson

harvest

nErnte f; (of wines, berries also)Lese f; (of the sea)Ausbeute f, → Ertrag m; (fig)Frucht f, → Ertrag m; the harvest of ideasdie Ausbeute an Ideen; a bumper potato harvesteine Rekordkartoffelernte; to reap the harvest of something (= benefit)die Früchte einer Sache (gen)ernten; (= suffer)die Konsequenzen einer Sache (gen)tragen
vt (= reap: also fig) → ernten; vines alsolesen; trees, timberschlagen; fishfangen; (= bring in)einbringen
viernten

harvest

:
harvest festival
nErntedankfest nt
harvest fly
n (Zool) → Zikade f
harvest home
n (→ Einbringen ntder) → Ernte f; (= festival)Erntedankfest nt
harvest moon
nHerbstmond m, heller Vollmond im September
harvest time
nErntezeit f

harvest

[ˈhɑːvɪst]
1. n (of crop) → raccolto; (of grapes) → vendemmia
2. vt (gen) → fare il raccolto di, raccogliere; (grain) → mietere; (grapes) → vendemmiare
3. vi (on farm) → fare il raccolto, mietere; (in vineyard) → vendemmiare

harvest

(ˈhaːvist) noun
the gathering in of ripened crops. the rice harvest.
verb
to gather in (crops etc). We harvested the apples yesterday.
ˈharvester noun
a person or machine that harvests corn.

harvest

حَصَاد, يَحْصِدُ sklizeň, sklízet høst, høste Ernte, ernten δρέπω, συγκομιδή cosecha, cosechar korjata sato, sadonkorjuu récolte, récolter žeti, žetva raccogliere, raccolto 収穫, 収穫する 수확, 수확하다 oogst, oogsten høste, innhøsting zebrać plony, żniwa colheita, colher сбор урожая, собирать урожай skörd, skörda เก็บเกี่ยว, การเก็บเกี่ยว hasat, hasat kaldırmak thu hoạch, vụ thu hoạch 收割, 收获

har·vest

n. recolección, obtención o separación de bacterias u otros microorganismos de un cultivo; cosecha.
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But mothers, sisters, and friends may help to make the crop a small one, and keep many tares from spoiling the harvest, by believing, and showing that they believe, in the possibility of loyalty to the virtues which make men manliest in good women's eyes.
When the rumble of the evening train that took away the express cars loaded with the day's harvest of berries had passed and restored the silence of the summer night, he went again to walk upon the veranda.
Summer squashes almost in their golden blossom; cucumbers, now evincing a tendency to spread away from the main stock, and ramble far and wide; two or three rows of string-beans and as many more that were about to festoon themselves on poles; tomatoes, occupying a site so sheltered and sunny that the plants were already gigantic, and promised an early and abundant harvest.
So little adapted is the atmosphere of a Custom-house to the delicate harvest of fancy and sensibility, that, had I remained there through ten Presidencies yet to come, I doubt whether the tale of "The Scarlet Letter" would ever have been brought before the public eye.
Old Baltus Van Tassel moved about among his guests with a face dilated with content and goodhumor, round and jolly as the harvest moon.
And lastly, how comes it that we whalemen of America now outnumber all the rest of the banded whalemen in the world; sail a navy of upwards of seven hundred vessels; manned by eighteen thousand men; yearly consuming 00824,000,000 of dollars; the ships worth, at the time of sailing, 20,000,000 dollars; and every year importing into our harbors a well reaped harvest of 00847,000,000 dollars.
For some people Christmas and the New Year are very merry times; but for cabmen and cabmen's horses it is no holiday, though it may be a harvest.
In the fall, after the harvest was over, he saw that it would not do, and tramped the full fortnight's journey that lay between him and Ona.
Success gave him nerve and even actual intrepidity; insomuch, indeed, that after he had conveyed his harvest to his mother in a back alley, he went to the reception himself, and added several of the valuables of that house to his takings.
Her gift o' gab is what's goin' to be the makin' of her; mebbe she'll lecture, or recite pieces, like that Portland elocutionist that come out here to the harvest supper.
I suppose he had considered that these were all the governess would require for her private perusal; and, indeed, they contented me amply for the present; compared with the scanty pickings I had now and then been able to glean at Lowood, they seemed to offer an abundant harvest of entertainment and information.
One fine summer morning - it was the beginning of harvest, I remember - Mr.