Synonyms for (noun) crowd


a large number of things or people considered together

a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers

LESS SPECIFIC: gathering, assemblage

crew, crowd, gang, bunch

an informal body of friends

he still hangs out with the same crowd

LESS SPECIFIC: gathering, assemblage

Synonyms for (verb) crowd

crowd, crowd together

to gather together in large numbers

men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah

LESS SPECIFIC: assemble, gather, foregather, forgather, meet

herd, crowd

cause to herd, drive, or crowd together

We herded the children into a spare classroom

LESS SPECIFIC: displace, move

crowd, push

approach a certain age or speed

She is pushing fifty


fill or occupy to the point of overflowing

The students crowded the auditorium

LESS SPECIFIC: fill, occupy