He arrived to see about 200 people, mostly young men, gathering in a throng.
Yesterday, Barack spoke to a throng in Raleigh while Michelle addressed the General Baptist State Convention in Fayetteville.
Hour after hour, a throng of people stayed in line in support of her.
Choi surrounds her lovers with a throng of skillfully rendered supporting characters.
Cuomo shouted to the throng of elected officials gathered at the head of the parade.
Behind him came a throng of officers, whose steel scabbards clattered against the stones as they hastened down the court-yard.
However, Baron Suire again forced his way through the throng.
In the roadway the throng of401 people is even greater than in the villages I had passed through.
And this priest lost in the midst of the throng doubtless interested him.
Then he made towards the door among the throng, keeping close to the wall, and moving in the manner of one who avoids observation.
c.1300, probably shortened from Old English geþrang "crowd, tumult" (related to verb þringan "to push, crowd, press"), from Proto-Germanic *thrangan (cf. Old Norse þröng, Dutch drang, German Drang "crowd, throng").
"go in a crowd," 1530s, from throng (n.). Related: Thronged; thronging.