harvest noun definition in Growing crops topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Growing crops topic
1 [countable, uncountable] the time of year when the crops are gathered in on a farm, etc.; the act of cutting and gathering crops harvest time Farmers are extremely busy during the harvest. 2 [countable] the crops, or the amount of crops, cut and gathered the grain harvest a good/bad harvest (= a lot of crops or few crops) (figurative) The appeal produced a rich harvest of blankets, medicines and clothing. Plum growers say they are expecting a bumper harvest(= a large amount of produce) this year.