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noun as in congestion

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Its sheer size could make the crowding effect less noticeable than in a smaller city.

Wonder Woman is indeed crowding an already bloated DC franchise.

Due largely to crowding and high housing prices, 45 percent of couples in Hong Kong say they have given up having children.

To name just a few: a.  "Crowding out": the logic of Clintonomics.

To preserve discretionary spending priorities, we must prevent entitlement spending from crowding out all other budgetary options.

At the foot of the pass, the valley widened a little, though still with steep, snow-capped cliffs crowding it on either side.

Their boasted successes, the crowding of colonies, schemes of settlement and development,—all were disagreeable and irritating.

Jess looked past him and saw a female and a male figure crowding into the entry.

“God bless thee, little David,” said the country folk, crowding to shake his hand as he was conveyed back to London for his trial.

And now, hosts of bewildering and confused ideas came crowding on his mind.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crowding, such as: bottleneck, overpopulation, traffic jam, excess, jam, and mass.

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