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British English: /swɔːm/
American English: /swɔrm/

Translation of swarm in German:


  • 2in pl. (great numbers)swarms of tourists/children
    Scharen von Touristen/Kindern

intransitive verb

  • 2 (teem)
    wimmeln (with von)
    the shops were swarming with tourists
    in den Geschäften wimmelte es von Touristen

Phrasal verbs

swarm up

transitive verb

Definition of swarm in:

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