Definition of Reapers

1. Noun. (plural of reaper) ¹



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Definition of Reapers

1. reaper [n] - See also: reaper

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reapers

reanointing
reanoints
reans
reanswer
reanswered
reanswering
reanswers
reap
reap-silver
reap hook
reap what one sows
reapable
reaped
reaper
reaper binder
reapers (current term)
reapest
reapeth
reaphook
reaphooks
reaping
reaping hook
reapparel
reappear
reappearance
reappearances
reappeared
reappearing
reappears
reapplicant

Literary usage of Reapers

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1. Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art by William Harrison Ainsworth, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (1854)
"Lest it wake the toil-worn reapers : The crickets, chattering 'mong the barley, Cannot rouse the peaceful sleepers; The noisy song Of their merry throng Can ..."

2. The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion by James George Frazer (1900)
"To this day Devonshire reapers utter cries of the same sort, and perform on the field a ceremony exactly analogous to that in which, if I am not mistaken, ..."

3. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"THE reapers. ARGUMENT. Milo and Battus, two reapers, hare a conference as they are at work; Battus not reaping so fast 45. ..."

4. The Knickerbocker; Or, New York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew, Timothy Flint, Washington Irving (1848)
"ALREADY white for harvest The fields before us lie, And who are they, the reapers, The sickle keen to ply? They 're not alone the heralds That labor in the ..."

5. ... Select Notes on the International Sunday School Lessons by Adolphus Frederick Schauffler (1899)
"Let both grow together until the harvest : and in the time of the harvest I will say to the reapers, Gather ?e "*£*" first the tares, and bind them in ..."

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