Definition of Flocked
1. Verb. (past of flock) ¹
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Definition of Flocked
1. flock [v] - See also: flock
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Literary usage of Flocked
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Roger of Wendover's Flowers of History: Comprising the History of England by Roger, Matthew Paris (1849)
"The people, hearing of this discovery, flocked to the church, and worshipping so precious a relic, began to take breath from their sufferings, ..."
2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Greek scholars flocked to Italy, and the influence of Plato, ^л^^и Cycle. Among lesser poets of the Medicean circle, Luigi Pulci (1432- 1484), ..."
3. Curiosities of Popular Customs and of Rites, Ceremonies, Observances, and by William Shepard Walsh (1897)
"The multitudes who flocked to ace it ST. irr.LF.NA AND THE HOLT COAT. wore M (treat that the Pope decided on a public exposition every ..."
4. The Bookman (1903)
"His election as one of the Immortals was exceedingly popular in Paris, and thousands Rostand an Academician. flocked to the Mazarin Palace to see the ..."
5. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"They flocked to the spot to dip their breakfast bread in the sticky stream, until at last it seemed that the whole town was walking about eating bread and ..."
6. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1822)
"... to receive the enemy. of the people, to the house of baron Taxis, where it was fixed, and where the peasants flocked in crowds to kiss and look at it. ..."
7. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1839)
"... than a manifest victory; and so they flocked to him as the master of the field. The foot were no more now to make the retreat, the situation of the ..."