What is another word for harvesting?

Pronunciation: [hˈɑːvɪstɪŋ] (IPA)

Harvesting refers to the act of gathering crops from the field. However, there are various synonyms for the word "harvesting" that can help writers create more diverse sentences. Some of these synonyms include reaping, gathering, harvesting, collecting, picking, and bringing in. Another set of synonyms befitting the agriculture-related context are securing, acquiring, fetching, retrieving, and garnering. Writers could easily replace the word "harvesting" with any of these synonyms to introduce variety in their writing. It's always a good idea to avoid using the same word multiple times, to make the content more engaging and interesting to the reader.

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Usage examples for Harvesting

It was the haying and harvesting season when the author passed over the principal routes, and the fields showed four times as many women as men engaged in mowing, reaping, loading heavy carts, and getting in the harvest generally.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
He moved forward toward the table with what appeared to be a photograph of some harvesting machinery in his hand, and as he did so Alison, who remembered that they had been laughing and speaking rather loudly during the last three or four minutes, fancied she heard a footstep outside the open window.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss
Had he been content to begin on his hundred-and-sixty-acre holding on the scale usual in the case of men with scanty means, he would probably have had no great trouble in harvesting all the crop he could have raised; but he had seen enough during his journeyings up and down the prairie to convince him that there was remarkably little to be made in this fashion.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss

Famous quotes with Harvesting

  • What is fetus farming? Simply put, it is the creation and development of a human fetus for the purposes of later killing it for research or for harvesting its organs.
    Nathan Deal
  • Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
    R. Buckminster Fuller
  • If I have my way, I'm going to dissolve the Forest Service. They're in the business of harvesting trees and they're not harvesting trees, so why have them anymore?
    Don Young
  • For believe me: the secret for harvesting from existence the greatest fruitfulness and greatest enjoyment is - to live dangerously.
    Friedrich Nietzsche
  • My whole life, I have sought comfort in individualism. I escaped the banality of my background with the flamboyance of my haircut, the low expectations of my class with the grandiosity of my parlance, and the fear of being ordinary by becoming a professional weirdo. In a way, my success in show business represents little more than the harvesting of my psychosis. I made my idiosyncrasies and flaws beneficial by exaggerating them.
    Russell Brand

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