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HORDE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does horde mean? 

HORDE (noun)
  The noun HORDE has 3 senses:

1. a vast multitude
2. a nomadic community
3. a moving crowd

  Familiarity information: HORDE used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


HORDE (noun)


Sense 1horde [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A vast multitude

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

horde; host; legion

Hypernyms ("horde" is a kind of...):

concourse; multitude; throng (a large gathering of people)


Sense 2horde [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A nomadic community

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Hypernyms ("horde" is a kind of...):

community (a group of people living in a particular local area)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "horde"):

Golden Horde (a Mongolian army that swept over eastern Europe in the 13th century)


Sense 3horde [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A moving crowd

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

swarm; drove; horde

Hypernyms ("horde" is a kind of...):

crowd (a large number of things or people considered together)


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