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horde
used in The Grapes of Wrath

2 uses
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Definition
a very large number — typically of people or animals/insects on the move
  • They were land-hungry, ill-armed hordes too, and the legions could not stop them.
    Chapter 19 (71% in)
  • ONCE CALIFORNIA belonged to Mexico and its land to Mexicans; and a horde of tattered feverish Americans poured in.
    Chapter 19 (0% in)

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