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huddle

noun

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  1. 1 a coming together of a number of persons for a specified purpose after an all-night huddle, the state legislature finally approved a budget for the coming year Synonyms assembly, congress, convention, convocation, council, gathering, get-together, meeting, powwowRelated Words clinic, workshop; cabinet, caucus, conclave, synod; demonstration, rally; confab, conversation, dialogue (also dialog), discourse, discussion, palaver, talk; negotiation, parley, summit; conference, forum, round-robin, roundtable, seminar, symposium; audience, interview, session

  2. 2 a number of things considered as a unit saw a huddle of tents that turned out to be a Boy Scout encampment Synonyms array, assemblage, band, bank, batch, battery, block, bunch, clot, clump, cluster, clutch, collection, constellation, grouping, group, knot, lot, muster, package, parcel, passel, set, suiteRelated Words accumulation, aggregate, aggregation, conglomeration; agglomeration, assortment, hodgepodge, jumble, miscellany, mixture, odds and ends, sundries, variety; cycle, run, series, suitNear Antonyms entity, item, single, unit

  3. 3 a usually small number of persons considered as a unit in the lobby during intermission huddles of theatergoers were excitedly discussing the play Synonyms array, band, batch, battery, body, boodle, bunch, cluster, clutch, consort, constellation, crop, grouping, group, knot, lot, parcel, party, passelRelated Words assembly, collective, congregation, gathering, muster, organization; circle, clan, clique, coterie, fellowship, gang, ring, round, set; faction, guild (also gild), order, school, sect; brigade, crew, outfit, phalanx, platoon, posse, task force, team; alliance, bloc, coalition, confederacy, confederation, federation, league, union; battalion, squadron; bevy, brood, coveyNear Antonyms individual, single


huddle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of huddle

  1. 1 to gather into a closely packed group the puppies huddled together to keep warm Synonyms bunch, cluster, crowd, press, pileRelated Words assemble, collect, concenter, concentrate, conglomerate, congregate, convene, converge, flock, forgather (or foregather), herd, swarm, throng; encircle, mob, surround; embrace, hugNear Antonyms break up, disband, disperse, split (up)

  2. 2 to lie low with the limbs close to the body huddled under her bed when she heard an intruder Synonyms couch, crouch, hunch, hunker (down), scrunch, squat, squinchRelated Words curl up


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