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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “crowd”


noun [+ sing/pl verb]     /kraʊd/
[C] a large group of people who have come together
A crowd of about 15,000 attended the concert.
Groups of peopleAudiences and spectators
[S] informal a group of friends or a group of people with similar interests
She goes about with a friendly crowd.
"Who was there?" "Oh, the usual crowd, Dave, Mike and Fiona."
Friends, acquaintances and contemporariesGroups of people
(Definition of crowd noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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