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crowd someone or something together

to push or squeeze people or things together. See if you can crowd them together and get more in the row. I am afraid that I crowded the plants together too much.
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crowd together

to pack tightly together. The tenants crowded together in the lobby. All the kittens crowded together to keep warm.
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Get Down and Get With It was an absolute footstomper if there ever was one, while the arm-waving My Oh My brought the band and crowd together as one.
Every year millions of Muslims from around the world crowd together for rituals in and around Makkah, Islam's holiest city.
Because there is only limited water, and people are forced to crowd together in unsanitary conditions, the risk of illness is very high.
But what joined this tiny crowd together was their deep and abiding passion for princesses.
Some etymologists believe the phrase comes from the haphazard way pigs crowd together with no apparent hierarchy.
Surrounded by such weak hearts, ministers can find many a reason to take the line of least resistance and channel their efforts to the South-East, where Parliamentary marginals crowd together and the civil servants who advise them just happen to reside.
It would be brilliant if we could get some or all of the crowd together for a reunion photo.
It's great for me because you get the whites of the eyes thrill of being in front of a crowd together with being able to use the mic.
Hundreds, sometimes thousands of emperor penguins crowd together conserving body heat.
Artist Spencer Tunick got the crowd together in July 2005 for the photographs, which were then displayed at the Baltic at the beginning of last year.
He said: 'We get another crowd together and I got a few of them to put their mobile phones in a box.
In 1611, Johannes Kepler proposed that identical spheres can crowd together no more tightly than oranges do in a grocer's stack, a formation called face-centered cubic packing.
Kittiwakes are usually found nesting on precipitous sea cliffs, where large numbers crowd together to nest on narrow ledges.
They had sound problems early on but held the crowd together by telling jokes, instead of behaving like huffy prima donnas.