harvesttime

noun
har·​vest·​time | \ ˈhär-vəs(t)-ˌtīm How to pronounce harvesttime (audio) \

Definition of harvesttime

: the time during which an annual crop (such as wheat) is harvested

Examples of harvesttime in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The 2018 Tarpon Cellars Sauvignon Blanc and 2018 Rosé of Cabernet Sauvignon playlists are composed of original songs meant to evoke the experience of winemaking, from the expressions of tannins to the feelings of anxiety right before harvesttime. Fortune, "Your Next Spotify Playlist Might Be Curated with Wine Pairings in Mind," 8 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of harvesttime

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Harvesttime.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/harvesttime. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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