swarm - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

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/swɔː(r)m/
present tense
I/you/we/theyswarm
he/she/itswarms
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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phrasal verbs