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synonyms for crowding

  • bottleneck
  • overpopulation
  • traffic jam
  • excess
  • jam
  • mass
  • press
  • profusion
  • rubber-necking
  • snarl-up
  • surfeit
  • surplus
  • clogging
  • crowdedness
  • overcrowding
  • overdevelopment

antonyms for crowding

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  • flood
  • flow
  • opening
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How to use crowding in a sentence

At the foot of the pass, the valley widened a little, though still with steep, snow-capped cliffs crowding it on either side.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Their boasted successes, the crowding of colonies, schemes of settlement and development,—all were disagreeable and irritating.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Jess looked past him and saw a female and a male figure crowding into the entry.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
“God bless thee, little David,” said the country folk, crowding to shake his hand as he was conveyed back to London for his trial.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
And now, hosts of bewildering and confused ideas came crowding on his mind.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
You gaze at them, and presently the old times seem to come crowding back.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
"Now then," said Betty eagerly, as they reached the road, crowding their horses close together and reining them in to a walk.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
I haven't a doubt that we shall do far better than thousands who are now crowding over the White and Chilkoot passes.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
The boys in the playground came crowding round, and Barker in vain struggled to escape.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
Throwing his wheel over slightly, he tried the tactic of crowding the other off the course.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO CROWDING

  • bottleneck
  • clogging
  • crowdedness
  • crowding
  • excess
  • jam
  • mass
  • overcrowding
  • overdevelopment
  • overpopulation
  • press
  • profusion
  • rubber-necking
  • snarl-up
  • surfeit
  • surplus
  • traffic jam
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.