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Meaning of "hop-picking" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOP-PICKING

hop-picking  [ˈhɒpˌpɪkɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOP-PICKING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hop-Picking is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HOP-PICKING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hop-picking in the English dictionary

The definition of hop-picking in the dictionary is the activity of picking hops.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOP-PICKING


aching
ˈeɪkɪŋ
ass-licking
ˈæsˌlɪkɪŋ
baking
ˈbeɪkɪŋ
braking
ˈbreɪkɪŋ
breaking
ˈbreɪkɪŋ
breathtaking
ˈbrɛθˌteɪkɪŋ
clicking
ˈklɪkɪŋ
decision-making
dɪˈsɪʒənˌmeɪkɪŋ
hiking
ˈhaɪkɪŋ
licking
ˈlɪkɪŋ
liking
ˈlaɪkɪŋ
making
ˈmeɪkɪŋ
picking
ˈpɪkɪŋ
striking
ˈstraɪkɪŋ
taking
ˈteɪkɪŋ
ticking
ˈtɪkɪŋ
trafficking
ˈtræfɪkɪŋ
undertaking
ˈʌndəˌteɪkɪŋ
Viking
ˈvaɪkɪŋ
waking
ˈweɪkɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOP-PICKING

hop
hop clover
hop garden
hop into
hop it
hop pole
hop trefoil
hop-o´-my-thumb
hop-picker
hop, skip, and jump
hop, step, and jump
hopbind
hopdog
hope
hope chest
hoped-for
hopeful
hopefully
hopefulness

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOP-PICKING

attacking
backing
banking
blocking
checking
cracking
docking
fucking
hacking
kicking
lacking
locking
mocking
overclocking
packing
rocking
shocking
stocking
sucking
tracking
trucking

Synonyms and antonyms of hop-picking in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hop-picking» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOP-PICKING

Find out the translation of hop-picking to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hop-picking from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hop-picking» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

啤酒花采摘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hop - picking
570 millions of speakers

English

hop-picking
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हॉप उठा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهيب قطف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хоп -сбор
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hop -picking
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হপ-পিকিং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hop -picking
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hop-picking
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hop -Picking
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホップピッキング
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

홉 따기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mlumpat-mundur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hop - hái
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹாப்-தேர்வு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हॉप-पिकिंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Şerbetçiotu toplama
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hop -picking
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hop - picking
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хоп - збір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hop -picking
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hop - picking
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hop - pluk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hop - picking
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hop - plukking
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hop-picking

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOP-PICKING»

The term «hop-picking» is used very little and occupies the 152.178 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOP-PICKING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hop-picking

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOP-PICKING»

Discover the use of hop-picking in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hop-picking and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Hops and Hop Picking
This book examines the history of the hop from the earliest times to the present day, describing the traditional tools of the trade, the oasts, the growers, the pickers and all those whose versatile skills have through the centuries made ...
Richard Filmer, 1982
2
Louie White's hop-picking. (Taking tales).
LOUIE. WHITE'S. HOP-PICKING. CHAPTER I. " My dear Louisa, — Sam and I have been thinking that you might like your little Louie to have change of air after the measles. If so, we shall be very pleased to have her here for the hopping, ...
Katharine Amabel Jenner, 1884
3
Working-Class Organisations and Popular Tourism, 1840-1970
'Hop picking was our holiday. It was brilliant to get away from where we lived. But, mind you, it was bloody hard down there, in the hopfields, but it was better down there, because you had the open air. We used to play a game of football, ...
Susan Barton, 2005
4
Rhythms of Labour: Music at Work in Britain
This is suggested by the fact that although there were three main groups of people who undertook the hop-picking — locals from the nearby villages, labourers from the East End of London who decamped en masse to Kent, and individual ...
Marek Korczynski, Michael Pickering, Emma Robertson, 2013
5
The Independent
is a description of a well known annual event by a participant therein : " I was in this country two years ago during Hop picking. A great many Hoboes come here from all parts to pick hops and also all the town Bums from surrounding citties and ...
‎1902
6
The Orwell Mystique: A Study in Male Ideology
If one compares the novel's hop-picking episode with Orwell's autobiographical account of his weeks hop picking in Kent (in Cejl, 1:52-71), it becomes clear that Dorothy is conceived of not as a genuine character at all but as a puppet that the  ...
Daphne Patai, 1984
7
We Were All Like Migrant Workers Here: Work, Community, and ...
Heritage: identifying tribal, xii Hettenshaw Valley, 34, 35 Hoaglen, Acie, 206; on hop picking, 90; on roundhouse ceremonies, 169 Hoaglen, Claude, 183, 192, 206; on drinking alcohol, 93 Hoaglin, Thomas, 177 Holland, Frank: on hop picking, ...
William J. Bauer (Jr.), 2009
8
Out of the Hay and Into the Hops: Hop Cultivation in Wealden ...
Hop-picking machinery came quite late to Scurms, in 1972. Well before that, high post-war employment and consequent affluence meant that hop-picking earnings were no longer needed. The numbers willing to pick hops fell, and the last ...
Celia Cordle, 2011
9
Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
A hop-picking device consisting of a suitably supported serrated picking member having V-shaped openings, with the apices of the openings closed, and the heel of said openings guarded by independently supported members which are in ...
‎1912
10
The Hop Bin: Recollections, Songs and Stories from the ...
The busiest time of the year was hop picking. According to the Perpetual Almanack of Folklore, hop picking began on 11 September, but Scot advises: ' What time your hops begin to change colour, somewhat before Michaelmas ...you must ...
Fran Doel, Geoff Doel, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOP-PICKING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hop-picking is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ten beers to drink before you die(t) - Telegraph
Each year, to ensure his perfect Pilsner maintains its panache, Agostino Arioli takes a hop-picking trip to the gardens of Tettnang, Germany, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment: patent licensors, beware getting …
... summarizing the Brulotte decision as one that involved an inventor who licensed his patented hop-picking machine to farmers in exchange ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
3
These Wild Hops Make Your Beer Taste Like Mango
A hop grower created a hop-picking machine that made the arduous hop harvest way less painful. Until that machine was made, hop pickers ... «Munchies_ Food by VICE, Jul 15»
4
Supreme Court: No Patent Royalties May Accrue After Patent …
Justice Kagan highlighted that Brulotte, which involved the license of hop-picking machines and related patents, was "brewed in the same ... «JD Supra, Jul 15»
5
United States: US Supreme Court Reaffirms Prohibition On Post …
In Brulotte, the owner of several patents for hop-picking machines sold the machines for a flat sum and issued licenses that required the ... «Mondaq News Alerts, Jun 15»
6
George Orwell: 5 things you didn't know about the 'Animal Farm …
In London he had friends, and he spent a lot of his hop-picking days while still living in Southwold. His family would demand him to go take a ... «Pulse Nigeria, Jun 15»
7
A not-so-tangled web: U.S. Supreme Court upholds 'Brulotte' rule …
The initial dispute, in Brulotte, arose based on licenses of patented hop-picking machines to farmers. Under those licenses, farmers were ... «Lexology, Jun 15»
8
Supreme Court Declines to Overrule Brulotte
There, an inventor licensed his patented hop-picking machine to farmers in exchange for royalties from hop crops harvested both before and ... «Patently-O, Jun 15»
9
Look out patent licensing! Here comes the Spider-Man case
In Brulotte, Thys Co., sold a hop-picking machine to farmers for a flat fee and a license for use. The license required a use-based royalty, with a ... «Lexology, Apr 15»
10
Drafting Around Upcoming Supreme Court Patent Decision
The company sold a hop-picking machine to Brulotte, a farmer, for a flat sum, and then issued a license to operate the machine at an annual ... «Corporate Counsel, Apr 15»

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