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Definition of "cropped" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of crop. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cropped" in a sentence
  • "Moreover, she was their friend, and they were not about to start jumping to conclusions because her name cropped up in some FBI file."
  • "His name cropped up in 1963 in connection with the so-called Profumo debacle, in which an international vice ring nearly brought down the British government."
  • "The term cropped up in the British press in the 1980s and 1990s, applied to the mothers of the Princess of Wales and Duchess of York; both mothers had left their husband and children."