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sharecroppers

noun
plural of sharecropper

Synonyms of sharecroppers

a farmer especially in the southern U.S. who raises crops for the owner of a piece of land and is paid a portion of the money from the sale of the crops
  • grew up the child of a poor sharecropper

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for sharecroppers

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for sharecroppers

  • nonfarmers
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“Sharecroppers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sharecroppers. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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