Definition of Throngs

1. Noun. (plural of throng) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of throng) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Throngs

1. throng [v] - See also: throng

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Throngs

thrombspondin
thrombus
thronal
throne
throne-room
throne room
throne rooms
throned
throneless
thronelike
thrones
throng
thronged
thronging
throngly
throngs (current term)
throning
thropple
throppled
thropples
throstle
throstles
throstling
throtteen
throttle
throttle body
throttle valve
throttleable
throttled
throttlehold

Literary usage of Throngs

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"... that it succeeded in imposing some sort of discipline upon the motley throngs which it undertook to teach. When the reform did come, it fairly rivalled, ..."

2. Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow (2005)
"They both laughed adoringly — if Adam was feeling uncharitable, he'd say it was simpering, not laughing — and took off for the exciting throngs in the ..."

3. Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow (2006)
"They both laughed adoringly — if Adam was feeling uncharitable, he'd say it was simpering, not laughing — and took off for the exciting throngs in the ..."

4. Travels in the United States, Etc.: During 1849 and 1850 by Emmeline Stuart-Wortley (1851)
"Intention to cross the Isthmus of Panama — The Carnival at Mexico — Magnificence of the Cathedral during that Festival — throngs of picturesque People in ..."

5. From Harrison to Harding: A Personal Narrative, Covering a Third of a by Arthur Wallace Dunn (1922)
"... HOUSE WONDER Great throngs to See Roosevelt—Prince Henry has a Strenuous Time— Tillman's Invitation to Meet the Prince Recalled—Philippine Troubles and ..."

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