The definition of harvest is the crop that has ripened in a season, the season when the crop is ripe or the amount of the crop that is ripe.(noun)
Harvest is defined as to gather a crop.(verb)
An example of harvest is picking tomatoes off the vine.
See harvest in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME hervest < OE hærfest, akin to Ger herbst (OHG herbist) < IE *(s)kerp- < base *(s)ker-, to cut > shear, short, L caro, flesh, cernere & Gr krinein, to separate, karpos, fruit: basic sense “time of cutting”
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See harvest in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English hǽrfest; see kerp- in Indo-European roots.
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