Translation of "mob" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /mɒb/ us /mɑb/

a large group of people that is often violent or not organized

ressa, marmaglia
an angry mob una folla turbolenta
verb uk /mɒb/ us /mɑb/ present participle mobbing, past tense and past participle mobbed

If a group of people mob someone, they get close to and surround that person in order to try to see him or her.

assalire, assediare
She was mobbed by photographers. È stata assediata dai fotografi.

(Translation of “mob” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)