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crop

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of crop

  1. 1 the quantity of an animal or vegetable product gathered at the end of a season <the wheat crop is going to be exceptionally large this year> Synonyms harvest Related Words return, yield; cut, cutting

  2. 2 a usually small number of persons considered as a unit <the school's latest crop of graduates is its most academically gifted so far> Synonyms array, band, batch, battery, body, boodle, bunch, cluster, clutch, consort, constellation, group, grouping, huddle, knot, lot, parcel, party, passelRelated Words assembly, collective, congregation, gathering, muster, organization; circle, clan, clique, coterie, fellowship, gang, ring, round, set; faction, guild (also gild), order, school, sect; brigade, crew, outfit, phalanx, platoon, posse, task force, team; alliance, bloc, coalition, confederacy, confederation, federation, league, union; battalion, squadron; bevy, brood, coveyNear Antonyms individual, single




crop

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of crop

  1. 1 to look after or assist the growth of by labor and care <a family that's been cropping potatoes on that piece of land for generations> Synonyms grow, cultivate, culture, dress, promote, raise, rear, tendRelated Words breed, produce, propagate; plant, sow; gather, glean, harvest, reap; germinate, quicken, ripen, root, sproutNear Antonyms kill; dig, extirpate, pick, pluck, pull (up), uproot; cut, hay, mow

  2. 2 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument <grass cropped short by repeated grazing> <cropped the painting to fit the frame> Synonyms bob, clip, cut, cut back, dock, lop (off), nip, pare, poll, prune, shave, shear, snip, trimRelated Words skive, whittle; manicure, mow; pinch, stump; curtail, shortenNear Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen




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