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flock

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of flock

  1. 1 a great number of persons or creatures massed together <a flock of obstreperous reporters at the press conference> Synonyms army, bike [chiefly Scottish], cram, crush, drove, crowd, herd, horde, host, legion, mass, mob, multitude, press, rout, scrum, swarm, throngRelated Words masses, millions, rabble, rabblement, riffraff; gaggle; heap, mountain, pile; jam, logjam

  2. 2 a group of domestic animals assembled or herded together <a flock of sheep crossing the road> Synonyms drove, herdRelated Words colony, covey, gaggle, pack, plump [chiefly dialect], pod, school, swarm




flock

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flock

  1. to move upon or fill (something) in great numbers <vacationers flocked to the towns along the shore in order to escape the August heat> Synonyms crowd, mob, swarm, throngRelated Words beset, infest, invade, overrun; clog, dam, jam, obstruct, plug (up)





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