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  • nounvigilantes
  • noungang

synonyms for posse

  • detachment
  • armed band
  • lynch mob
  • search party
See also synonyms for: posses
  • band
  • crowd
  • multitude
  • throng
  • vigilante
  • search party
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How to use posse in a sentence

He’d done all of the sorts of things that candidates do, the paper reported, down to the posse.
A THIRD RUDY GIULIANI MAYORAL TERM BECOMES POSSIBLE — IF ONLY BY PROXYPHILIP BUMPJUNE 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At Pennsylvania’s Sesame Place, where Big Bird and his posse used to hug more babies than a politician, the Neighborhood Street Party Parade plus two shows, including a musical starring Elmo, are on hiatus.
THEME PARKS AIM TO KEEP VISITORS SAFE — AND SCREAMINGANDREA SACHSMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The owner responded with an expanded stone terrace covered by a tent, which is where my posse gathered last month for a socially distanced stroll down memory lane.
L’AUBERGE CHEZ FRANCOIS IS READY FOR ITS CLOSE-UP, YET AGAINTOM SIETSEMAAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He’ll hire a posse of grim-looking men in short haircuts and dark suits to accompany him everywhere.
GENE WEINGARTEN: IT AIN’T OVER UNTIL THE FAT MAN SINGSGENE WEINGARTENJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Hundreds of protesters marched to City Hall with signs that read, “No possum posse” and, notoriously, a pig’s head on a stick.
PORTLAND POLICE THREW DEAD POSSUMS AT HER FAMILY’S RESTAURANT IN 1981. NOW SHE’S RUNNING FOR MAYOR.MONICA RODMANOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It seems that famous people in the US attract a posse wherever they go.
‘THE DREAM ARCHITECTS’: INSIDE THE MAKING OF GAMING’S BIGGEST FRANCHISESRACHEL KINGSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
I don’t know, and I haven’t attracted a posse myself, so I’m not able to tell.
‘THE DREAM ARCHITECTS’: INSIDE THE MAKING OF GAMING’S BIGGEST FRANCHISESRACHEL KINGSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
He even felt a certain enjoyment in the discomfiture of the self-constituted posse of searchers for stolen goods.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Hc mihi videtur esse posse commodissima & sufficiens narrandorum omnium expositio.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
The posse found the cabin deserted, except for the presence of a lame, old man who was reported as the cook for the outfit.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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