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They had not been herded together like animals in a menagerie, as in Colonel Corkran's day.

On the Cale Robin at last they were herded into a shed which opened on to the water.

"Mankind, when herded together, will smell," answered his dragoman.

They herded a bunch of stolen horses before them as they fled.

He herded them back toward the vault at the point of his gun.

Herded here in this cabin, with brigands like pirates of old guarding them.

All the passengers were herded there, with Miko and Moa alternating on guard.

Lanko herded Kir in front of him, and entered his own flier.

The harvests perished, the flocks and they who had herded them lay dead.

In a little pocket, just off from the camp, their ponies were herded.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-13c., "to watch over or herd (livestock);" of animals, "to gather in a herd, to form a flock," late 14c., from herd (n.). Related: Herded; herding.

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