A turbine that harvests energy from tidal currents.
An example of harvest is picking tomatoes off the vine.
An example of harvest is a wheelbarrow full of zucchini.
An example of harvest is late September.
Stuck with the harvest of a predecessor's decisions.
This year's cotton harvest was great but the corn harvest was disastrous.
Harvesting is a stressing, thirsty occupation.
Origin of harvest
- Middle English from Old English hærfest kerp- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English harvest, hervest, from Old English hærfest (“autumn, harvest-time; August”), from Proto-Germanic *harbistaz (“autumn, fall”), from Proto-Indo-European *kerp-, *skerp-; cognate with West Frisian hjerst, Dutch herfst, German Herbst, Middle Low German hervest (“autumn”) (Dutch Low Saxon haarfst (“autumn”)), Danish høst, also Latin carpere 'to seize', Greek καρπός (karpos, “fruit”) and κείρω (keirō, “to cut off”).