What is another word for Reaping?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈiːpɪŋ] (IPA)

Reaping, an act of harvesting that denotes the gathering of crops or fruits, has many synonyms that describe this process. Gathering, harvesting, collecting, and picking are some of the most commonly used synonyms for reaping. Meanwhile, mowing, cutting, snipping, and shearing are synonyms for reaping in contexts where the crops or fruits need to be cut off from the plants. Threshing, winnowing, and separating are synonyms for reaping when separating the grain from the chaff. Other words that can be used as synonyms for reaping include reclamation, culling, accruing, and getting. The use of these synonyms can help convey a more specific meaning or connotation of the word reaping.

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Usage examples for Reaping

One has sometimes a kind of satisfaction in Reaping the consequences of sin, as if that would deter from future sin; but if this will not hold us back, what will?
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I"
Marcus Dods
Hunter had contracted with him to convey the necessary material from the railroad, and in the interval between sowing and Reaping Thorne had found the arrangement a profitable one.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss
Alison regarded Lucy, who could play her part in the Reaping, with a troubled feeling that was not far from envy.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss

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