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huddle

Synonyms of huddle in English:

verb

  • 1 they huddled together for warmth
    crowd, gather, throng, flock, herd, pile, bunch, cluster, collect, group, congregate;
    press, pack, squeeze, cram, jam
    [Antonyms] disperse
  • 2 he huddled beneath the sheets
    [Antonyms] stretch out
  • noun

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  • 1 a huddle of passengers gathered round the information desk
    crowd, gathering, throng, flock, herd, swarm, press, pack;
    cluster, bunch, knot, band, collection, circle, small group, assemblage
    informal gaggle
  • 2 a huddle of barns and outbuildings
    collection, group, cluster, number, mass, selection, array;
    jumble, confusion, muddle, heap, tangle, mess
  • 3 informal each team went into a huddle and then wrote down its answer
    informal confab, powwow
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