What does Harvester mean?

Definitions for Harvester
ˈhɑr və stərhar·vester

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Harvester.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. harvester, reapernoun

    someone who helps to gather the harvest

  2. harvester, reapernoun

    farm machine that gathers a food crop from the fields


  1. harvesternoun

    A person who gathers the harvest.

  2. harvesternoun

    A machine that gathers the harvest.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Harvesternoun

    One who works at the harvest.

    Etymology: from harvest.


  1. harvester

    A harvester is a machine or person engaged in the crop harvesting process. This can involve reaping (cutting and gathering) crops, threshing (separating the grain or seed from the plant), or even cleaning (removing any remaining impurities). In modern agriculture, the term often refers to large, automated machines that perform all these tasks in one pass through a field.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harvesternoun

    one who harvests; a machine for cutting and gathering grain; a reaper

  2. Harvesternoun

    a harvesting ant


  1. Harvester

    Harvester Restaurants is a popular family farmhouse-style licensed restaurant chain with 200 outlets in the United Kingdom.

Editors Contribution

  1. harvester

    A type of device or machine used to harvest.

    A harvester can be for grain or other forms of farming.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 27, 2020  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Harvester is ranked #141140 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Harvester surname appeared 118 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Harvester.

    77.1% or 91 total occurrences were White.
    11.8% or 14 total occurrences were Black.
    10.1% or 12 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harvester in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harvester in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Harvester in a Sentence

  1. Vasiliy Tsvigun:

    They took away a new harvester, which was recently delivered to us. They took away the sowing complex, a large and expensive machine. And they overturned one of the tractors, driving around drunk. Now it's lying in a ditch.

  2. Ford Broncos:

    What the target audience didn't like about the [ Jeep ] CJ and International Harvester Scout was the fact that it had a bumpy ride and wasn't very comfortable.

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