in droves

Definition of in droves

  1. :  in large quantities People came in droves to hear her sing.

Word by Word Definitions

droveplay droves
  1. :  a group of animals driven or moving in a body

    :  a large number :  crowd

  1. : past tense ofdrive

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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