n. one who harvests grain, especially a machine for harvesting grain or pulse crops
If a reaper is wounded at his work, they make the cat lick the wound.
Sentence in Classic:
Electricity, he said, could operate threshing machines, ploughs, harrows, rollers, and reapers and binders, besides supplying every stall with its own electric light, hot and cold water, and an electric heater.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
The cart must be tastefully ornamented; and if you and I dress ourselves as Neapolitan reapers, we may get up a striking tableau, after the manner of that splendid picture by Leopold Robert.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context