un crowded

crowded

[krou-did]
adjective
1.
filled to excess; packed.
2.
filled with a crowd: crowded streets.
3.
uncomfortably close together: crowded passengers on a bus.

Origin:
1605–15; crowd1 + -ed2

crowdedly, adverb
overcrowded, adjective
overcrowdedly, adverb
overcrowdedness, noun
uncrowded, adjective
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Word Origin & History

crowd
O.E. crudan "to press, crush." The noun is first attested 1567; the earlier word was press.
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crowd definition


  1. tv.
    to pressure or threaten someone. : Frank began to crowd Sam, which was the wrong thing to do.
  2. tv.
    to gang up on someone. : They moved in from all sides, carrying clubs, and began to crowd us.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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