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crowd

crowd

 
 
pronunciation:
kraUd
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a large number of people gathered together.
There was a crowd at the baseball game.
synonyms:
flock, horde, mass, throng
similar words:
army, assembly, drove, herd, host, legion, mob, pack, population, swarm
definition 2: people in general.
It's not always best to follow the crowd.
synonyms:
herd, masses, people
similar words:
public
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: crowded, crowding, crowds
definition 1: to gather together in a crowd.
People crowded to see the circus.
synonyms:
assemble, congregate, gather, herd, mass, throng
similar words:
cluster, concentrate, pack
definition 2: to press, push, or pack tightly together.
He crowded cardboard boxes into the tiny closet.
synonyms:
jam, press, push, shove
similar words:
concentrate, cram, herd, jostle, pack, squeeze
definition 3: to fill up completely.
We crowded the room.
synonyms:
cram, fill, jam, pack
similar words:
stuff
Word Builder: crowd +
  • crowded:
    being full of people or things.
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