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Overview of noun herd

The noun herd has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) herd

(a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans)

2. (2) herd

(a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra)

3. ruck, herd

(a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things; "his brilliance raised him above the ruck"; "the children resembled a fairy herd")

Overview of verb herd

The verb herd has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) herd, crowd

(cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom")

2. (1) herd

(move together, like a herd)

3. herd

(keep, move, or drive animals; "Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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