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mob

noun [C]  /mɑb/ us  
a large group of people gathered together who are often uncontrollable or violent: He arrived at the airport to find a mob of adoring fans waiting for him. The mob is also an organization of criminals, esp. the Mafia .

mob

verb [T]  /mɑb/ (-bb-) us  
to gather in a large group around someone to express admiration, interest, or anger: She was mobbed by her fans. The stores are always mobbed (= very crowded) on Saturdays.
Translations of “mob”
in Korean 폭도…
in Arabic عِصابة…
in French cohue…
in Turkish taşkın kalabalık, azgın topluluk, güruh…
in Italian ressa, marmaglia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴民,亂民, 一群人,一夥, 幫派,團夥…
in Russian толпа…
in Polish tłum…
in Spanish banda, chusma…
in Portuguese turba, multidão…
in German der Mob…
in Catalan multitud…
in Japanese 暴徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴民,乱民, 一群人,一伙, 帮派,团伙…
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