a tenant farmer who pays as rent a share of the crop.
laborer, rancher, peasant, producer, grower, rube, provincial, bumpkin, boor, rustic, hayseed, serf, peon, hick, villein, farmhand, cropper, planter, tender, reaper
Origin of sharecropper
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mainly US a farmer, esp a tenant farmer, who pays over a proportion of a crop or crops as rent
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