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crowd

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1 a great number of persons or creatures massed together
  • A huge crowd of fans was on hand to greet the returning World Series champions.
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2 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially
  • the fashionable crowd at the polo tournament
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3 the body of the community as contrasted with the elite
  • No national leader was ever more loved by the crowd.
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crowd, throng, horde, crush, mob mean an assembled multitude. crowd implies a close gathering and pressing together.
    • a crowd gathered
throng and horde suggest movement and pushing.
    • a throng of reporters
    • a horde of shoppers
crush emphasizes the compactness of the group, the difficulty of individual movement, and the attendant discomfort.
    • a crush of fans
mob implies a disorderly crowd with the potential for violence.
    • an angry mob

crowd

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1 to fit (people or things) into a tight space
  • crowded all the boats into the harbor before the storm struck
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2 to move upon or fill (something) in great numbers
  • Cars crowded the roads over the long holiday weekend.
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3 to gather into a closely packed group
  • Everyone crowded around to see the baby being shown off by his proud parents.
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