mob scene

noun

Definition of mob scene

US
: a place or situation where a crowd of people behave in a violent or uncontrolled way
  • The peaceful protest quickly turned into a mob scene as protesters began fighting the police.
; also : a very crowded place or situation
  • The store became a real mob scene.

Word by Word Definitions

mob play
  1. : a large or disorderly crowd

  2. : the lower classes of a community : masses, rabble

  3. : a flock, drove, or herd of animals

  1. : to crowd about and attack or annoy

  2. : to crowd into or around

scene play
  1. : one of the subdivisions of a play: such as

  2. : a division of an act presenting continuous action in one place

  3. : a single situation or unit of dialogue in a play


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