crowd crowd  /ˈkraʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a large number of things or people considered together
  2. (n) an informal body of friends
  3. (v) cause to herd, drive, or crowd together
  4. (v) fill or occupy to the point of overflowing
  5. (v) to gather together in large numbers
  6. (v) approach a certain age or speed

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Usage(s):

  1. Wal-Mart, The Who, and a short history of crowd crushes.
  2. If you get your information from liberal sources, the crowd numbered about 70,000, many of them greedy racists.
  3. A woman shopper patronizing a fruit stand at the edge of the crowd was shot dead.

News

  1. G2 Crowd – disrupting the Gartner quadrant model

    G2 Crowd's co-founder Matt Gorniak wants to disrupt the Gartner quadrant model for the dissemination of high quality, unbiased research and data to buyers and investors in business technology.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ZDNet

  2. Crowd goes wild for USA, Seattle star at World Cup qualifier

    A crowd of 40,847 at CenturyLink Field cheered both its national team and its local players Tuesday, as Seattle Sounders FC forward Eddie Johnson scored in the United States’ 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Panama.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Tacoma News Tribune

  3. Crowd protests Barrington fire service split

    Barrington's village board Monday night was deluged by a standing-room-only crowd of firefighters and residents angered by the planned split of the village fire department and Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District at the end of the year. Many in the crowd held yellow signs with slogans in black, like "We Support One Barrington Fire Department" and "Public Safety Should Be Public ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

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Quotes

  1. "It's one of those bittersweet moments. You throw a no-hitter and it's against your old team," Jackson said. "At least it's with a crowd that you've had accomplishment with."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Edwin Jackson Source: Yahoo! Sports

  2. "Let me offer an advance warning to the old, big spending, do-nothing, me-first, country-second Washington crowd: change is coming," McCain said.
    on Sep 3, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Reuters

  3. "I was trying to win for her last week," he said. "I was excited about playing in front of the hometown crowd. I had a lot of great momentum carrying over from the qualifier and everything. I played well. I really didn't expect to come up one...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Shaun Micheel Source: CBSSports.com (blog)

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