Share this entry

reaper
American English: /ˈripər/
British English: /ˈriːpə/

Translation of reaper in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (person)
    cosechador, (-dora) (masculine, feminine)
    the (grim) reaper [literary]
    la Parca
    la muerte
    Example sentences
    • As part of our calling to family practice, we like to encourage our patients to be planters as well as reapers of the harvest that grows in each community.
    • During 1878 one local factory employed thirty-five people and produced hundreds of ploughs and numerous harrows, reapers and scarifiers for the farmers.
    • In 1831, he took up the project his father had pursued unsuccessfully for twenty years: building a reaper to speed the harvesting of small grains.
    Example sentences
    • But you may be a little alarmed by the photographs because surely, you're thinking, the car in question is an instrument of Satan, the Reaper's scythe.
    • It just didn't seem to me (perhaps after my Grosvenor Road experience) that the Reaper was in any hurry to make my acquaintance.
    • The Reaper's Law: Death is nature's way of telling you to slow down.
  • 2 (machine)
    cosechadora (feminine)

Definition of reaper in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.