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crowds

noun
plural of crowd

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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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crowds

verb
present tense third-person singular of crowd

Synonyms & Antonyms of crowds (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Crowds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crowds. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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