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crowding

verb
present participle of 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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“Crowding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crowding. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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