Meaning of BUNCH in English


n. 25B6; noun

a bunch of flowers : BOUQUET, posy, nosegay, tussie-mussie, spray, corsage; wreath, garland.

a bunch of keys : CLUSTER, clump, knot; group.

(informal) a great bunch of people : GROUP, set, circle, company, collection, bevy, band; informal gang, crowd, load.

(N. Amer. informal) a whole bunch of things. : See lot pronoun .

25B6; verb

he bunched the reins in his hand : BUNDLE, clump, cluster, group, gather; pack.

his trousers bunched around his ankles : GATHER, ruffle, pucker, fold, pleat.

the runners bunched up behind him : CLUSTER, huddle, gather, congregate, collect, amass, group, crowd.

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