Definition of Swarmed

1. Verb. (past of swarm) ¹



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Definition of Swarmed

1. swarm [v] - See also: swarm

Lexicographical Neighbors of Swarmed

swardiest
swarding
swards
swardy
sware
swaree
swarees
swarf
swarf-penny
swarfed
swarfing
swarfs
swarm
swarm spore
swarm spores
swarmed (current term)
swarmer
swarmers
swarming
swarming(a)
swarmings
swarms
swarmspores
swart
swartback
swartbacks
swarted
swarth
swarthes

Literary usage of Swarmed

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Text-book of Geology by Archibald Geikie (1885)
"Cephalopoda must havo swarmed in some of the Cretaceous seas (Figs. 397, 398, 399). Their Fig. ... swarmed ..."

2. 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)
"They yielded to the harpies that swarmed about his court 180000 pounds. But the spirit which gave them birth could not be destroyed, ..."

3. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1861)
"It was at least five minutes before quiet could be restored, and the meeting allowed to proceed. In the meantime crowds swarmed around the gallant Major, ..."

4. Common-place Book by Robert Southey, John Wood Warter (1850)
"He made a book concerning homonymous sainte, and there were 855, all having their doubles, trebles, quadruples or more : so had saints swarmed in those days ..."

5. Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1884)
"People of all orders and degrees set themselves to celebrate this four-hundredth anniversary, and 30000 visitors swarmed into the little town. ..."

6. Outing (1892)
"... and the innocent " sophies," and not a few juniors, began to feel very happy. They hugged each other, hugged freshmen and swarmed all over the house. ..."

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