There are 2 translations of herd in Spanish:

herd1

Pronunciation: /hɜːrd; hɜːd/

n

  • 1.1 (of cattle) manada (f), vacada (f), tropa (f) (CS) ; (of goats) rebaño (m); (of pigs) piara (f), manada (f) to ride herd on sth/sb (AmE) cuidar de algo/algn, vigilar algo/a algn 1.2 (of wild animals) manada (f) (before n) the herd instinct el instinto gregario
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    • There's variety in the animals and produce and the freedom to focus on the aspects you most enjoy, such as foregoing a big garden in favor of a herd of animals.
    • The latest foot and mouth outbreak in Brazil has affected 153 animals in a herd of 582 cattle and eight pigs.
    • The idea is to move the livestock into bigger herds and move them around more.
    1.3 (of people) [pejorative/peyorativo] tropel (m) the (common) herd la masa, el vulgo to follow the herd seguir* a la masa or al rebaño
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    • Get an alpine start by leaving Longs Peak Ranger Station no later than 2 a.m. to beat the storms and the herds of Denverites who crowd the trail all summer.
    • Friday night Bingo crowds were typically large herds of older females.
    • I found myself shouting insults at the telly when I saw herds of women virtually knocking each other unconscious to get at the Stella McCartney clothes in H & M.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of herd in Spanish:

herd2

vt

  • 1.1 [animals] arrear, arriar (RPl)
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    • Children provide much-needed labor in herding livestock and farming.
    • He will be prepared to participate in political change, engage in rebuilding his country, or return to herding livestock.
    • Unlike most dog breeds, it continues to be bred, used and valued for its original purpose - herding livestock.
    1.2 [people] arrear the refugees were herded into trucks metieron a los refugiados en camiones como si fueran ganado

vi

  • 1.1 [animals] ir* en manada 1.2 [people] apiñarse
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    • The kids are to be deposited at the school, herded into minibuses and driven up while the adults walk.
    • Some demonstrators were injured and five reportedly arrested when the police suddenly moved forward to herd people off the roadway.
    • If you want to build a ship, don't herd together people to gather wood — divide the work and give orders.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.