harvest home


Definition of harvest home

1 : a feast at the close of the harvest
2 : the gathering or the time of the harvest
3 : a song sung by the reapers at the close of the harvest

Examples of harvest home in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Now the fleet sends two-thirds of its harvest home to China, according to state data. Chuin-wei Yap, WSJ, 21 Apr. 2021 As a bonus, volunteers can take up to half their harvest home with them. Shannon Eblen, Philly.com, 17 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of harvest home

1573, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Harvest home.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/harvest%20home. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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