Adjective "Herd" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Herd


    Definition:

    noun

    1. a number of animals kept, feeding, or traveling together; drove; flock: a herd of cattle; a herd of sheep; a herd of zebras.

    2. Sometimes Disparaging. a large group of people: The star was mobbed by a herd of autograph seekers.

    3. any large quantity: a herd of bicycles.

    4. the herd, the common people; masses; rabble: He had no opinions of his own, but simply followed the herd. verb (used without object)

    5. to unite or go in a herd; assemble or associate as a herd.

    Origin:
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