[n] a large number of things or people considered together; "a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers"
[n] an informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd"
[v] to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
[v] cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
[v] approach a certain age or speed; "She is pushing fifty"
[v] fill or occupy to the point of overflowing; "The students crowded the auditorium"