Definitions for REAPrip
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to cut (wheat, rye, etc.) with a sickle or other implement or a machine, as in harvest.
to gather or take (a crop, harvest, etc.).
to get as a return, recompense, or result:
to reap large profits.
(v.i.)to reap a crop, harvest, etc.
Origin of reap:
bef. 900; repen, OE repan, riopan
reap, harvest, glean(verb)
gather, as of natural products
"harvest the grapes"
get or derive
"He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"
A bundle of grain; a handful of grain laid down by the reaper as it is cut.
To cut with a sickle, scythe, or reaping machine, as grain; to gather, as a harvest, by cutting.
To gather; to obtain; to receive as a reward or harvest, or as the fruit of labor or of works -- in a good or a bad sense; as, to reap a benefit from exertions.
Act of a parent process acknowledging that its child process has exited, thereby removing it from the process table. Until the child process is reaped it may be listed in the process table as a zombie or defunct process.
To deprive of the beard; to shave.
Origin: repen, from ripan, from rīpanan (compare repe, reifsen ‘to snatch’, ripa ‘to score, scratch’), from h₁rep- ‘to snatch’ (compare rapere ‘to seize, plunder’, apaprépti 'to seize, embrace', rrjep ‘to peel, tear off’, Ancient Greek ἐρέπτομαι).
to cut with a sickle, scythe, or reaping machine, as grain; to gather, as a harvest, by cutting
to gather; to obtain; to receive as a reward or harvest, or as the fruit of labor or of works; -- in a good or a bad sense; as, to reap a benefit from exertions
to clear of a crop by reaping; as, to reap a field
to deprive of the beard; to shave
to perform the act or operation of reaping; to gather a harvest
a bundle of grain; a handful of grain laid down by the reaper as it is cut
Translations for REAP
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to cut and gather (corn etc)
The farmer is reaping the wheat.
- colherPortuguese (BR)
- sklízet, sekatCzech
- segar, recogerSpanish
- (vilja) koristamaEstonian
- درو کردنFarsi
- फसल काटनाHindi
- žeti, požnjetiCroatian
- skera korn; uppskeraIcelandic
- (작물을) 베다Korean
- pļaut (labību); novākt ražuLatvian
- skjære, slå; høste innNorwegian
- zbierać, żąćPolish
- درو کردنPersian
- لوكول، ريبل، يوي كول، راغونډول، اخيسته كولPashto
- a seceraRomanian
- zberať, zvážaťSlovak
- skära, skördaSwedish
- 收割Chinese (Trad.)
- жати, збирати врожайUkrainian
- فصل کاٹناUrdu
- thu hoạchVietnamese
- 收割Chinese (Simp.)
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