horde definition

  • noun:
    • A large group or crowd; a swarm: a horde of mosquitoes. See Synonyms at crowd1.
    • A nomadic Mongol tribe.
    • A nomadic tribe or team.
    • A wandering troop or group; specifically, a clan or tribe of a nomadic individuals (originally Tatars) moving from place to place for the benefit of pasturage, plunder, etc.; a predatory variety.
    • most people.
    • A wandering troop or group; especially, a clan or tribe of a nomadic people migrating from spot to place for the benefit of pasturage, plunder, etc.; a predatory wide range.
    • Any huge group of people or animals, especially one wandering or moving about.
    • A tribe or troop of Asiatic nomads home in tents or wagons, and moving from location to destination to procure pasturage with their cattle, and for war or plunder.
    • For this reason Any clan or troop; a gang; a migratory crew; numerous.
    • a nomadic neighborhood
    • a vast selection
    • a moving group
  • others:
    • to reside in hordes; huddle collectively like people in a migratory tribe: usually followed by together.

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