Definition of harvest moon in English:

harvest moon


  • The full moon that is seen nearest to the time of the autumn equinox.

    • ‘It was the harvest moon month - it should not be this cold.’
    • ‘The harvest moon came over the city-country of Sarconis, and the farmers brought in their harvests.’
    • ‘Rose looked excitedly out of the window at the large harvest moon.’
    • ‘And before them, low in the sky, hung the harvest moon, almost close enough to touch.’
    • ‘‘I couldn't have asked for a better night,’ he informed her as he gazed up at the nearly full harvest moon casting its light down on the waves.’


harvest moon