share cropped

sharecrop

[shair-krop]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), sharecropped, sharecropping.
to farm as a sharecropper.

Origin:
1865–70, Americanism; back formation from sharecropper

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sharecrop (ˈʃɛəˌkrɒp)
 
vb , -crops, -cropping, -cropped
chiefly (US) to cultivate (farmland) as a sharecropper

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