1. [ noun ] (economics,business,agriculture) the yield from plants in a single growing season
Synonyms: harvest
Related terms: output root_crop fruitage catch_crop cash_crop cover_crop reap cultivate
2. [ verb ] as of hair
Synonyms: cut_short

"She wanted her hair cropped short"

Related terms: cut
3. [ verb ] cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of "dress the plants in the garden"
Synonyms: clip trim lop dress prune cut_back snip
Related terms: thin_out shear top disbud poll snip trim pruner clipper pruner clip
4. [ noun ] the output of something in a season

"the latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores"

Related terms: end_product
5. [ noun ] the stock or handle of a whip
Related terms: handle whip
6. [ verb ] (food) let (animals) feed in a field or pasture or meadow
Synonyms: pasture graze
Related terms: feed drift grass animal eatage grazier graze
7. [ verb ] (botany) yield crops, of land

: "This land crops well"

Related terms: bear
8. [ verb ] (agriculture) prepare for crops
Synonyms: work cultivate

"Work the soil" "cultivate the land"

Related terms: prepare overcrop farming knead cultivator
9. [ verb ] (food) feed as in a meadow or pasture
Synonyms: graze pasture range browse

"the herd was grazing"

Related terms: feed graze range eatage graze browse
10. [ noun ] a collection of people or things appearing together

"the annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas"

Related terms: collection
11. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
Synonyms: craw
Related terms: tum
Similar spelling:   Cropp