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HUDDLED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does huddled mean? 

HUDDLED (adjective)
  The adjective HUDDLED has 2 senses:

1. squatting close to the ground
2. crowded or massed together

  Familiarity information: HUDDLED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HUDDLED (adjective)


Sense 1huddled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Squatting close to the ground

Synonyms:

crouched; crouching; huddled; hunkered; hunkered down

Context examples:

poorly clothed men huddled low against the wind / he stayed in the ditch hunkered down

Similar:

unerect (not upright in position or posture)


Sense 2huddled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Crowded or massed together

Context examples:

give me...your huddled masses / the huddled sheep turned their backs against the wind

Similar:

crowded (overfilled or compacted or concentrated)


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