Meaning of “flock” in the English Dictionary

"flock" in British English

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flocknoun

uk /flɒk/ us /flɑːk/

flockverb

uk /flɒk/ us /flɑːk/

(Definition of “flock” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"flock" in American English

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flocknoun [ C ]

us /flɑk/

a group of sheep, goats, or birds, or a group of people:

a flock of ducks
a flock of reporters

A flock is also the people who are members of a church.

flockverb [ I ]

us /flɑk/

to move or gather together in large numbers:

Tourists flock to the village.
[ + to infinitive ] Crowds of people flocked to see the Picasso exhibition.

(Definition of “flock” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)