crowded
crowded crowded adj. 1. overfilled or compacted or concentrated; filled to excess; as, a crowded program. Opposite of {uncrowded}.

Note: [Narrower terms: {full, jammed, jam-packed, packed}] [WordNet 1.5]

2. filled with a crowd; as, a crowded marketplace. [PJC]

3. having an uncomfortable density of people; filled to excess with people; as, crowded trains; a crowded theater. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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