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herd

noun

1 herd

A group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans.

Roget 102: multitude; numerous etc. adj.; numerosity, numerality; multiplicity; profusion etc. (plenty) 639; legion, host; great number, ... show more

Roget 72: assemblage; collection, collocation, colligation; compilation, levy, gathering, ingathering, muster, attroupement; team; concourse, conflux, congregation, ... show more

Dutch: kudde
Polish: horda, stado



2 herd

A group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra.

Dutch: kudde

3 herd

A crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things:
— The children resembled a fairy herd.

synonym: ruck.

Dutch: kudde

verb

1 herd

Cause to herd, drive, or crowd together:
— We herded the children into a spare classroom.

synonym: crowd.

Roget 72: assemble [be or come together], collect, muster; meet, unite, join, rejoin; cluster, flock, swarm, surge, stream, herd, ... show more

2 herd

Move together, like a herd.

3 herd

Keep, move, or drive animals.

Dutch: kudde


Moby thesaurus: Gyropilot, army, assemblage, assemble, automatic pilot, boatheader, boatsteerer, bunch, cage, cicerone, cluster, collect, collection, colony, congregate, corral, courier, cowherd, coxswain, crowd ... show more.

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