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OTHER WORDS FROM throngin·ter·throng·ing, adjectiveo·ver·throng, verbun·thronged, adjective
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The demonstrations were entirely different scenes from this past March, when hundreds of protesters, including children, thronged the city’s streets to call for a full reopening of schools.
Luxury cars full of families traverse the island, while throngs of others walk or ride bikes on the tree-lined streets.A vacation town promises rest and relaxation. The water knows the truth.|Nneka M. Okona|August 26, 2021|Vox
When the person falls — and they usually do — throngs of people who’ve helped make the social media spectacle known as the Milk Crate Challenge the latest viral phenomenon proceed to sing a chorus of “Oh!”The viral Milk Crate Challenge has left people injured. Doctors are begging them to stop.|Timothy Bella|August 24, 2021|Washington Post
With its loose application requirements, PUA instantly drew throngs of scammers.How Unemployment Insurance Fraud Exploded During the Pandemic|by Cezary Podkul|July 26, 2021|ProPublica
In a similar vein, the companies have suspended or modified activities and attractions that draw throngs of spectators.Theme parks aim to keep visitors safe — and screaming|Andrea Sachs|May 21, 2021|Washington Post
The throng took a collective breath before retreating back behind their office doors.
Cuomo shouted to the throng of elected officials gathered at the head of the parade.Andrew Cuomo Can't Ignore It Now: He's Weak Even at Home|David Freedlander|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She said the drug bridge drew the predictable sensationalism from a press throng that took its drug use cues from tamer festivals.
With that, he took a huff off a morning joint and moved into the throng of jovial patrons.
I threaded my way through the silent throng of spectators, but was stopped at Fourth Street by a cordon of police.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Above, great standard electric lamps shed their white glare upon the eddying throng casting a myriad of grotesque shadows.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
It was eleven o'clock when he went out and joined the throng of people sunning themselves on the walk beside the lake.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Down in the hall a great throng of guests passed from the room into the garden and back again.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
Lamb worked his way up into the throng and got a glimpse of the other guy getting stiff on the backroom floor.
A throng of young girls, gleaning, followed the reapers and raked up the ears that fell.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer