The definition of a throng is a large group of people or animals.(noun)
When a huge group of people crowds together in a restaurant, this is an example of a throng of people.
Throng is defined as a large group crowds or fills a place, or flocks somewhere in great numbers.(verb)
When a large group of people all crowd together into a sporting arena, this is an example of a situation where people throng the arena.
See throng in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE (ge)thrang (akin to Ger drang) < base of thringan, to press, crowd: for IE base see thrall
See throng in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English gethrang.
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