reap

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈriːp/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rip/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rēp)


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reap

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
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  1. reap the [rewards, benefits, profits, prize]
  2. reaped the [rewards] of her [efforts, hard work, determination]
  3. reap the [crops, harvest, fields, grain, orchards]
  4. [tractors, machines, technology, a sickle] to reap the [crops]
  5. reap [automatically, manually, with a tractor]
  6. reaping in the [fields, fall, autumn]
  7. the [company, business, investors] reaped [large, significant, substantial] profits
  8. a time to reap and a time to sow
  9. reap what you sow
  10. sow and you [will, shall] reap
  11. as [you, ye] sow, so shall [you, ye] reap
  12. (shall) reap the whirlwind
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