the herd

Definition of the herd

  1. :  common people :  people as a group He always sticks with the herd and does what the others do. I refuse to follow the herd.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a typically large group of animals of one kind kept together under human control

    :  a congregation of gregarious wild animals

    :  a group of people usually having a common bond

  1. :  to gather, lead, or drive as if in a herd (see 1herd 1a)

    :  to keep or move (animals) together

    :  to place in a group

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