a large number of people united for some specific purpose
a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
a large number of things or people considered together; "a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers"
approach a certain age or speed; "She is pushing fifty"
an informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd"
fill or occupy to the point of overflowing; "The students crowded the auditorium"
any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse
(chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
arrange into a group or groups; "Can you group these shapes together?"
form a group or group together
a vast multitude
a moving crowd
a nomadic community
a technical name for the bread used in the service of Mass or Holy Communion
a vast multitude
archaic terms for army
any organization that provides resources and facilities for a function or event; "Atlanta was chosen to be host for the Olympic Games"
the owner or manager of an inn
a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there
(medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor
a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)
be the host of or for; "We hosted 4 couples last night"
an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association
(computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer ne
ask for or request earnestly; "The prophet bid all people to become good persons"
force or impel in an indicated direction; "I urged him to finish his studies"
lift weights; "This guy can press 300 pounds"
squeeze or press together; "she compressed her lips"; "the spasm contracted the muscle"
place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure; "pressed flowers"
press and smooth with a heated iron; "press your shirts"; "she stood there ironing"
the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure; "he gave the button a press"; "he used pressure to stop the bleeding"; "at the pressing of a button"
exert pressure or force to or upon; "He pressed down on the boards"; "press your thumb on this spot"
a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead
make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; "`Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman
move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"