crowd together


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.crowd together - to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
mass - join together into a mass or collect or form a mass; "Crowds were massing outside the palace"
overcrowd - crowd together too much
pour, pullulate, swarm, teem, stream - move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
herd - move together, like a herd
jam, mob, throng, pile, pack - press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium"
foregather, forgather, gather, assemble, meet - collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
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The chase lay through the brake for perhaps a quarter of a mile, and then plunged into a dense thicket, which retarded our movements exceedingly, though we went through it in a crowd together,-- fronds flicking into our faces, ropy creepers catching us under the chin or gripping our ankles, thorny plants hooking into and tearing cloth and flesh together.
Without streets and vehicles, the uproar of wheels, the brutality of horses, and with its little winding ways where people crowd together, where voices sound as in the corridors of a house, where the human step circulates as if it skirted the angles of furniture and shoes never wear out, the place has the character of an immense collective apartment, in which Piazza San Marco is the most ornamented corner and palaces and churches, for the rest, play the part of great divans of repose, tables of entertainment, expanses of decoration.
As many of the jury as can crowd together at the table sit there.
I have sometimes come upon the poor child suddenly and found her in tears, as she gazed at the sunset effects we sometimes see here among our mountains, when bright masses of cloud gather and crowd together and pile themselves above the golden peaks of the hills.
Vol 2, they brought a bustling crowd together at Holmfirth's Picturedrome.
The last song Holes brought the crowd together once again singing and clapping.
With the crowd together, we were able to come back.
Tampa was starving for some Bollywood action and that Khan wasn't charming enough to hold the crowd together for a four-hour-spectacle at Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre, an outdoor venue.
The award highlights TranscribeMe's trailblazing efforts in connecting, managing, and empowering a private crowd together with technology to deliver highly accurate speech processing, at a larger scale.
The research, published in the journal Nature, showed that mole rat hyaluronan activates a powerful anti-cancer gene called p16 which prevents cells proliferating when too many of them crowd together.
In the early twenty-first century, so many traditions of the novel crowd together on our shelves that it may be a false distinction to separate certain books of long verse from certain works of fiction.