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Definition of Crowd

Crowd

  1. To push, to press, to shove.
  2. To press or drive together; to mass together.
  3. To fill by pressing or thronging together; hence, to encumber by excess of numbers or quantity.
  4. To press by solicitation; to urge; to dun; hence, to treat discourteously or unreasonably.
  5. To press together or collect in numbers; to swarm; to throng.
  6. To urge or press forward; to force one's self; as, a man crowds into a room.
  7. A number of things collected or closely pressed together; also, a number of things adjacent to each other.
  8. A number of persons congregated or collected into a close body without order; a throng.
  9. The lower orders of people; the populace; the vulgar; the rabble; the mob.
  10. An ancient instrument of music with six strings; a kind of violin, being the oldest known stringed instrument played with a bow.
  11. To play on a crowd; to fiddle.

Crowd Quotations

A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
Max Lucado

I own a '66 Jaguar. That's the guitar I polish, and baby - I refuse to let anyone touch it when I jump into the crowd.
Kurt Cobain

Being prime minister is a lonely job... you cannot lead from the crowd.
Margaret Thatcher

The behavior of the crowd at Churchill Downs is like 100,000 vicious Hyenas going berserk all at once in a space about the size of a 777 jet or the White House lawn.
Hunter S. Thompson

The fellow that can only see a week ahead is always the popular fellow, for he is looking with the crowd. But the one that can see years ahead, he has a telescope but he can't make anybody believe that he has it.
Will Rogers
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Crowd Translations

crowd in Afrikaans is skare, menigte, massa, stapel
crowd in Dutch is menigte, hoop, massa, boel, drom
crowd in Finnish is kasa
crowd in German is Menge {f}, Auflauf {m}
crowd in Latin is celebritas, turba, populus, caterva
crowd in Norwegian is mengde
crowd in Spanish is apretura, multitud, apresurar, muchedumbre

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