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crop·per / ˈkräpər/ • n. 1. a plant that yields a crop of a specified kind or in a specified way: the white-fleshed varieties are the heaviest croppers. 2. a machine or person that cuts or trims something, such as wool off a sheep or the pile of a carpet during manufacture. 3. a person who raises a crop, esp. as a sharecropper. PHRASES: come a cropper inf. fall heavily. ∎  suffer a defeat or disaster.

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cropperAgrippa, chipper, clipper, dipper, equipper, flipper, gripper, hipper, kipper, nipper, Pippa, ripper, shipper, sipper, skipper, slipper, stripper, tipper, tripper, whipper, zipper •crimper, shrimper, simper, whimper, Whymper •crisper, whisper •mudskipper • caliper • Philippa •juniper • gossiper •worshipper (US worshiper) •griper, piper, sniper, swiper, viper, wiper •bagpiper • sandpiper •bopper, chopper, copper, cropper, Dopper, dropper, hopper, improper, Joppa, poppa, popper, proper, shopper, stopper, swapper, topper, whopper •stomper • prosper • bebopper •teenybopper • grasshopper •clodhopper • sharecropper •name-dropper • eavesdropper •window-shopper • doorstopper •show-stopper •gawper, pauper, torpor, warper

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