Thesaurus

droves

noun , plural of drove

Synonyms and Antonyms of droves

1 a great number of persons or creatures massed together
  • people flocked to the annual festival in droves
Synonyms of droves
Words Related to droves
2 a group of domestic animals assembled or herded together
  • a drove of cattle
Synonyms of droves
Words Related to droves

colonies, coveys, gaggles, packs, plumps [chiefly dialect], pods, schools, swarms



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up droves? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not constant or steady

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!