Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To pluck off; to crop; to gather.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To pluck off; to crop; to gather.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To pluck off; crop; tear; rend.

Etymologies

Latin decerpere; de- + carpere to pluck. (Wiktionary)

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