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"throng" in British English

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throngnoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   /θrɒŋ/  us   /θrɑːŋ/
a ​crowd or ​largegroup of ​people: A ​huge throng had ​gathered around the ​speaker.

throngverb [I + adv/prep, T]

uk   /θrɒŋ/  us   /θrɑːŋ/
to be or go ​somewhere in very ​largenumbers: Crowds thronged the ​marketplace. The ​narrowstreets were thronged withsummervisitors. [+ to infinitive] Thousands of ​people thronged tosee the ​exhibition while it was in the ​capital.
(Definition of throng from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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throngnoun [C]

 us   /θrɔŋ, θrɑŋ/
a ​largegroup of ​people: A ​huge throng had ​gathered around the ​speaker.

throngverb [I/T]

 us   /θrɔŋ/
to be or go ​somewhere in very ​largenumbers: [T] The ​narrowstreets were thronged with tourists. [I always + adv/prep] Reporters thronged around her.
(Definition of throng from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “throng”
in Korean 군중…
in Arabic حَشد…
in Malaysian sekumpulan…
in French foule…
in Russian толпа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人群, 群眾…
in Italian folla…
in Turkish büyük kalabalık, insan seli…
in Polish tłum…
in Spanish multitud…
in Vietnamese đám đông…
in Portuguese turma…
in Thai ฝูงชน…
in German die Menge…
in Catalan multitud…
in Japanese ~に群集, 大群…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人群, 群众…
in Indonesian orang banyak…
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