harvest

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈhaːvɪst/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈhɑɹ.vɪ̆st/
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
harvest

Plural
harvests

  1. (uncountable) Harvest is the time that you bring the crops in from the fields.
    We had an early harvest this year because of all the sun.
  2. (uncountable) Harvest is the act of bring the crops in from the fields.
    Our grain harvest went really well this year.
  3. (countable) A harvest is the crops that you bring in at the end of a growing season.
    Western Canada has had the biggest wheat harvest in 20 years.

Verb[change]

Plain form
harvest

Third-person singular
harvests

Past tense
harvested

Past participle
harvested

Present participle
harvesting

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If you harvest something, you collect it after growing it.
    The rice looks like it's ready to harvest.
    We harvested these grapes from our own vines.