crowd

  • 41 crowd — noun a large number of people gathered together. ↘a large audience, especially at a sporting event. ↘informal, often derogatory a group of people with a common interest. verb 1》 [often as adjective crowded] (of a number of people) fill (a space)… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 42 crowd — 1. noun 1) a crowd gathered Syn: throng, horde, mass, multitude, host, army, swarm, mob, rabble; informal gaggle 2) they re a nice crowd Syn: group, set …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 43 crowd — 1. tv. to pressure or threaten someone. □ Don’t crowd me! □ Frank began to crowd Sam, which was the wrong thing to do. 2. tv. to gang up on someone. □ Some guys were crowding Todd, so we chased them off. □ …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 44 crowd — [OE] The notion underlying crowd is of ‘pushing’ or ‘pressing’ (a semantic element shared by throng and of course by the now obsolete use of press for ‘crowd’, and echoed in such current expressions as ‘there’s quite a crush in here’). The Old… …

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  • 45 crowd — 1. verb /kraʊd/ a) To push, to press, to shove. b) To press or drive together; to mass together. 2 …

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  • 46 crowd up — verb To come together, to form a crowd. They all crowded up and leaned over the rails, nearly in my face, and kept still, watching with all their might. I could see them first rate, but they couldnt see me …

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  • 47 crowd — Synonyms and related words: A string, Amati, Cremona, D string, E string, G string, Strad, Stradivari, Stradivarius, abound with, accelerate, age group, aggregation, army, assault, assemblage, assemble, assembly, band, bar, barricade, bass, bass… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 48 crowd — chrotta лат. [хро/тта] crott старо ирл. [кротт] crowd англ. [кра/уд] crwth уэльск. [крут] кротта, смычковый инструм. нач. ср. веков в Ирландии, Уэльсе …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 49 crowd in — PHRASAL VERB If problems or thoughts crowd in on you, a lot of them happen to you or affect you at the same time, so that they occupy all your attention and make you feel unable to escape. [V P on n] Everything is crowding in on me... [V P] She… …

    English dictionary

  • 50 crowd — a fishing crew as an organised group (Newfoundland) …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 51 Crowd — Подавать повышенное количество краски (на форму), подавать слишком много краски (на форму) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 52 crowd in — Synonyms and related words: admit, barge in, be admitted, break in, break in upon, breeze in, burst in, bust in, butt in, charge in, come barging in, come between, come breezing in, come busting in, come in, cram in, crash, crash in, crash the… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 53 crowd — crowds …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 54 crowd — kraÊŠd n. public; large group of people; large number of objects grouped together v. gather together, group together; press in …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 55 crowd — I. n. 1. Throng, multitude, concourse, host, herd, horde. 2. Rabble, mob, populace, vulgar herd, lower classes, lower orders, common people, ignobile vulgus, profanum vulgus. II. v. a. 1. Fill by compression, fill to excess. 2. Compress, cram,… …

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  • 56 crowd — n 1. throng, horde, concentration, mass, concourse, confluence, conflux, covergence; herd, pack, swarm, flock, drove, bevy, shoal; congestion, jam, press, crush, rush, flood, deluge, Inf. mob scene. 2. assemblage, collection, amassment,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 57 crowd —   Lehulehu, pihana kanaka, pū ulu, anaina kanaka.   Also: ho okē, mōnoinoi, mīnoinoi, haluku, muikiiki, kūpina i, kāō, puana, āluka, ho omū, haiamū, lumi, maka kanaka.   See also nonanona, lē ī.    ♦ To move in great crowds, kaheāwai (fig.) …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 58 crowd — v. move into too close to someone; put pressure on someone …

    English slang

  • 59 crowd — see two is company, but three is none …

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  • 60 crowd —  a fiddle. Exmoor …

    A glossary of provincial and local words used in England