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Definition of 'crop'

Noun

  1. the yield from plants in a single growing season
       Synonyms: harvest
  2. a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale
  3. a collection of people or things appearing together; "the annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas"
  4. the output of something in a season; "the latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores"
  5. the stock or handle of a whip
  6. a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
       Synonyms: craw

Verb

  1. cut short; "She wanted her hair cropped short"
  2. prepare for crops; "Work the soil"; "cultivate the land"
       Synonyms: cultivate work
  3. yield crops; "This land crops well"
  4. let feed in a field or pasture or meadow
       Synonyms: graze pasture
  5. feed as in a meadow or pasture; "the herd was grazing"
       Synonyms: browse graze range pasture
  6. cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden"
       Synonyms: snip clip trim lop dress prune cut back


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