Synonyms of crowd in English:

crowd


See definition of crowd

noun

1‘a crowd of people filled the town square’

SYNONYMS
throng, horde, mob, rabble, large number, mass, multitude, host, army, herd, flock, drove, swarm, sea, stream, troupe, pack, press, crush, flood, collection, company, gathering, assembly, assemblage, array, congregation, convention, concourse
informal gaggle
British informal shower
archaic rout

2‘she wanted to stand out from the crowd’

SYNONYMS
majority, multitude, common people, populace, general public, mob, masses, riff-raff, proletariat, rank and file, the commonality, the hoi polloi, the canaille, the great unwashed
informal the proles, the plebs

3‘the theatrical crowd piled into Bernard's Bentley’

SYNONYMS
set, group, band, circle, company, fraternity, clique, coterie
camp, league, faction
informal lot, gang, bunch, pack, crew, posse, tribe
rare sodality, confraternity

4‘every song received a warm response from the crowd’

SYNONYMS
audience, spectators, watchers, listeners, viewers, onlookers, patrons, house, gallery, stalls
turnout, attendance, gate
congregation
informal punters

verb

1‘they ignored the novelist and crowded around the poet’

SYNONYMS
cluster, gather, flock, swarm, throng, huddle, assemble, concentrate, congregate, come together, collect, amass, accumulate
rare foregather

2‘the guests all crowded into the dining room’

SYNONYMS
surge, push one's way, shove, push, thrust forward, jostle, elbow, elbow one's way, shoulder, nudge, bulldoze
squeeze, pile, pack, jam, cram

3‘the quayside was crowded with holidaymakers’

SYNONYMS
throng, pack, jam, cram, fill, overfill, congest, pervade, occupy all of

4‘I felt as if he was crowding me’

SYNONYMS
pressurize, pressure, lean on, press, goad, prod, bulldoze, browbeat, brainwash, dragoon, strong-arm
harass, harry, hound, nag, badger, pester, torment, plague
informal hassle, railroad, put the screws on
British informal bounce
North American informal hustle, fast-talk