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noun crowd pronunciation in American English /kraʊd/
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  1. 1
    [countable] a large number of people in the same place
    The boys disappeared into the crowd.
    a crowd of 30,000
    An angry crowd had gathered on the steps of City Hall.
    Crowds of people began making their way to the station.
    1. a.
      a large group of people at an event
      He takes off his shirt and the crowd goes wild.
  2. 2
    [singular] informal a group of friends
    I spent an evening out with the usual crowd.



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