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verb [intransitive]     swarm pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleswarming
past tenseswarmed
past participleswarmed
  1. 1
    to go somewhere as part of a large crowd
  2. 2
    if insects swarm, they fly together in a large group

    Bees swarmed around the apple tree.

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