Definitions for REAPrip

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reap, harvest, glean(verb)

    gather, as of natural products

    "harvest the grapes"

  2. reap, draw(verb)

    get or derive

    "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"

Wiktionary

  1. reap(Noun)

    A bundle of grain; a handful of grain laid down by the reaper as it is cut.

  2. reap(Verb)

    To cut with a sickle, scythe, or reaping machine, as grain; to gather, as a harvest, by cutting.

  3. reap(Verb)

    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.

  4. reap(Verb)

    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.

  5. reap(Verb)

    To deprive of the beard; to shave.

  6. 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).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reap(verb)

    to cut with a sickle, scythe, or reaping machine, as grain; to gather, as a harvest, by cutting

  2. Reap(verb)

    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

  3. Reap(verb)

    to clear of a crop by reaping; as, to reap a field

  4. Reap(verb)

    to deprive of the beard; to shave

  5. Reap(verb)

    to perform the act or operation of reaping; to gather a harvest

  6. Reap

    a bundle of grain; a handful of grain laid down by the reaper as it is cut

  7. Origin: [OE. repen, AS. rpan to seize, reap; cf. D. rapen to glean, reap, G. raufen to pluck, Goth. raupjan, or E. ripe.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reap

    rēp, v.t. to cut down, as grain: to clear off a crop: to gather by effort: to receive as a reward: to obtain a harvest.—ns. Reap′er, Reap′man; Reap′ing-hook, a hook-shaped instrument, with a handle, for cutting grain: a sickle; Reap′ing-machine′, a machine for cutting grain, drawn by horses, &c.; Reap′-sil′ver, money paid by feudal tenants as a commutation for their services in reaping the crops. [A.S. rípan, to pluck; Goth. raupjan, Ger. raufen.]

Anagrams for REAP »

  1. aper, pare, pear, rape

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of REAP in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of REAP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pinarius:

    As thou hast sown, so shall thou reap.

  2. Pinarius:

    As thou hast sown, so shalt thou reap.

  3. Chinese Proverb:

    Do good, reap good; do evil, reap evil.

  4. Ludwig Wittgenstein:

    There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap.

  5. Chinese Proverb:

    Each generation will reap what the former generation has sown.

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