throng ( throngs plural & 3rd person present) ( thronging present participle) ( thronged past tense & past participle )
1 n-count A throng is a large crowd of people.
An official pushed through the throng.
2 verb When people throng somewhere, they go there in great numbers.
The crowds thronged into the mall. V to/into/around n
3 verb If people throng a place, they are present there in great numbers.
They throng the beaches between late June and early August. V n
thronged adj v-link ADJ with n
The streets are thronged with people.
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