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horde
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

3 uses
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Definition
a very large number — typically of people or animals/insects on the move
  • He breaks our gaze and cranes his neck to see over the hordes.
    Chapter 1 (76% in)
  • Hordes of people mill about the platform.
    Chapter 3 (21% in)
  • Hordes of men!
    Chapter 13 (78% in)

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