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Meaning of REAPER

Pronunciation:  'reepur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  farm machine that gathers a food crop from the fields
  2. [n]  Death personified as an old man or a skeleton with a scythe
  3. [n]  someone who helps to gather the harvest
 

REAPER is a 6 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: grim reaper, harvester, harvester
 
 See Also: binder, combine, Death, farm machine, farm worker, farmhand, fieldhand, header, reaper binder, vintager

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Reap"er\, n.
1. One who reaps.

         The sun-burned reapers wiping their foreheads.
                                               --Macaulay.

2. A reaping machine.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

A prowler that gfrs files. A file removed in this way is said to have been "reaped".

[jargon file]

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing reapers working hard in your dream indicates prosperity and pleasure. Seeing an idle reaper in your dream, a discouraging event will interrupt your prosperous times.
 

 

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