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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

If the Constitution was a movie, the Preamble would be the trailer, the First Amendment the establishing shot, the 13th the crowd pleaser and the 14th the ultimate hero scene.
Henry Rollins

Leadership is diving for a loose ball, getting the crowd involved, getting other players involved. It's being able to take it as well as dish it out. That's the only way you're going to get respect from the players.
Larry Bird

Even when I was a hip-hop DJ I always kept it classy. The motto is always 'flashy but classy.' You've got to be original and stand out from the crowd and take some chances. But you've always got to keep it classy.
Mayer Hawthorne

The days when the words 'Hollywood actor' framed Ronald Reagan like bunny fingers as an ID tag and an implied insult seem far-off and quaint: nearly everybody in politics - candidate, consultant, pundit, and Tea Party crowd extra alike - is an actor now, a shameless ham in a hoked-up reality series that never stops.
James Wolcott
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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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