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verb [I + adv/prep, T]     /θrɒŋ/ US  /θrɑːŋ/
to be or go somewhere in very large numbers : Crowds thronged the market place . The narrow streets were thronged with summer visitors . [+ to infinitive] Thousands of people thronged to see the exhibition while it was in London.Forming groups (of people)
(Definition of throng verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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