- a throng; crowd
- to throng; crowd
- crowded; busy
- engaged or occupied; busy
Word Origin for thrang
Examples from the Web for thrang
Historical Examples of thrang
Nay, Bessie, I's been thrang as Throp wife, cleaning and tittivating.A Son of Hagar
Sir Hall Caine
He said Mrs. Linton was ‘thrang,’ and the master was not in.Wuthering Heights
Mebbe they're thrang wi' their beasts and have no time to look after t' yowes.
"Thrang as Throp's wife" was everywhere a household phrase, but that was all.
It was a busy and picturesque scene, and the Thrang Bridge was well named.Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland