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reaper

noun

Synonyms of reaper

a person or machine that cuts and collects crops
  • hired reapers to pick the harvest

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for reaper

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for reaper

  • nonfarmer
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The first known use of reaper was before the 12th century

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“Reaper.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reaper. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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