droves

A drove is a group of animals or people. When you say that there are droves of animals, you mean that there are a lot of them.

  • The drove of cars was blocking the road.

  • The drove of students rushed into the library.

Definition of droves

noun

a stonemason's chisel with a broad edge for dressing stone

Synonyms:

drove chisel

noun

a moving crowd

Synonyms:

horde, swarm

noun

a group of animals (a herd or flock) moving together

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