Noun: crowding kraw-ding
Verb: crowd krawd
- A situation in which people or things are crowded together
"he didn't like the crowding on the beach"
- Cause to herd, drive, or crowd together
"We crowded the children into a spare classroom";
- Fill or occupy to the point of overflowing
"The students crowded the auditorium"
- To gather together in large numbers
"men in straw boaters and waxed moustaches crowded the verandah";
- crowd together
- Approach a certain age or speed
"She is crowding fifty";
Type of: approach, assemble, come near, come on, displace, draw close, draw near, fill, foregather, forgather, gather, go up, meet, move, near, occupy, situation, state of affairs
Encyclopedia: Crowding Crowd