drove, horde, swarm(noun)
a moving crowd
a group of many things in the air or on the ground
"a swarm of insects obscured the light"; "clouds of blossoms"; "it discharged a cloud of spores"
teem, pullulate, swarm(verb)
be teeming, be abuzz
"The garden was swarming with bees"; "The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen"; "her mind pullulated with worries"
pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulate(verb)
move in large numbers
"people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
A large number of insects, especially when in motion or (for bees) migrating to a new colony.
A mass of people or animals in turmoil.
To move as a swarm.
To teem, or be overrun with insects.
To fill a place as a swarm.
To overwhelm as by an opposing army.
To climb by gripping with arms and legs.
to climb a tree, pole, or the like, by embracing it with the arms and legs alternately. See Shin
a large number or mass of small animals or insects, especially when in motion
especially, a great number of honeybees which emigrate from a hive at once, and seek new lodgings under the direction of a queen; a like body of bees settled permanently in a hive
hence, any great number or multitude, as of people in motion, or sometimes of inanimate objects; as, a swarm of meteorites
to collect, and depart from a hive by flight in a body; -- said of bees; as, bees swarm in warm, clear days in summer
to appear or collect in a crowd; to throng together; to congregate in a multitude
to be crowded; to be thronged with a multitude of beings in motion
to abound; to be filled (with)
to breed multitudes
to crowd or throng
Origin: [Cf. Swerve.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
swawrm, n. a body of humming or buzzing insects: a cluster of insects, esp. of bee: a great number: throng.—v.i. to gather as bees: to appear in a crowd: to throng: to abound: to breed multitudes.—v.t. to cause to breed in swarms. [A.S. swearm; Ger. schwarm; from the same root as Ger. schwirren.]
swawrm, v.i. to climb a tree by scrambling up by means of arms and legs (with up).
How to say swarm in sign language?
The numerical value of swarm in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of swarm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of swarm in a Sentence
What is not good for the swarm is not good for the bee.
Thank you so much for your help, my first swarm that I actually captured!
You have a swarm of developers who are looking at business-to-consumer apps but with no roadmap.
The high reconfigurability is a key discovery, the nanobot swarm can be operated in a controlled fashion with a high speed, which has never been reported before.
The ad industry was treating the bots as a faceless swarm, what no one was anticipating is that the bots are extremely effective of looking like a high value consumer.
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Translations for swarm
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- στίφος, εσμός, σμήνος, όχλοςGreek
- multitud, muchedumbre, enjambre, masa, aglomeraciónSpanish
- vyöryä, kiivetä, vyöryttää, parvi, laumaFinnish
- nuée, grouillement, essaimFrench
- sgaoth, sluaghScottish Gaelic
- sokaság, hemzseg, raj, horda, mászikHungarian
- վխտալ, պարսArmenian
- sciame, pullulare, nugoloItalian
- 群衆, 群れJapanese
- rearea, ngahue, ngahuaMāori
- zwerm, menigte, massaDutch
- mrowie, rójPolish
- nuvem, correição, enxame, turba, roda-viva, tropel, multidão, turbamulta, turbilhão, barafundaPortuguese
- стая, толпа, рой, карабкатьсяRussian
- roj, ројSerbo-Croatian
- рій, натовп, юрба, кишітиUkrainian
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