toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
a very large number — typically of people or animals/insects on the move
  • The island has its own septic system, which is a subject often discussed by the hordes of Keelings and Gibsons and Ormsbys who empty themselves into it—and who are fearful of the system's eventual rebellion.
    p. 427.6

There are no more uses of "horde" in A Prayer for Owen Meany.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®