cropper cropper  /ˈkrɑ pər/


  • (n) small farmers and tenants



  1. But no one should be surprised that Rambouillet came a cropper.
  2. To reach its goal, Panasonic has to make copper come a cropper--and beat the bunny.
  3. Geller soon came a cropper.


  1. Slant Factory seeks to fill contemporary void in local art

    CHARLES TOWN-What began as a one-night-only art show has turned into a yearlong work in progress by three young regional artists. Annie Cropper, of Berryville, Va.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Martinsburg Journal

  2. Powerful storms move through Western Pa.; Power outages, downed trees reported

    Utility companies have reported power outages and emergency crews have responded to reports of downed trees after a major storm system moved through western Pennsylvania overnight and headed east. Severe Weather Team 11 chief meteorologist Stephen Cropper is warning that water may rise rapidly in streams and creeks, on roads and in urban areas. He said most areas in the Channel 11 viewing area ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

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amiable amiable
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