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used in Not Without My Daughter

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a very large number — typically of people or animals/insects on the move
  • Everywhere we went we encountered hordes of people, scurrying about their business, grim-faced.
  • Hordes of well-to-do young Iranians traveled abroad in those years.
  • "But this" he gestured to the horde of unsmiling Iranians scurrying through the streets of the ayatollah's Islamic Republic "is not what we wanted."
  • Reeling from this assault of compliments, I went to the kitchen, concerned that I did not have enough food for the horde of unexpected guests.

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