flock around

flock around someone or something

to crowd around someone or something. All the children will flock around the magician to see how the tricks are performed. The guests flocked around the birthday cake.
See also: around, flock
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There's one in particular who seems to be the ringleader and all the others flock around her.
Inset crowds flock around the replica Spitfire at the event |held at Elland Cricket club @MINARDIFOREVER/TWITTER
As the homeless children flock around her calling her 'aunty', she leaves them all with the simple words: "Be safe.
As has been customary over the last few years, Downtown Dubai will be the epicentre of New Year celebrations in the city, with thousands of people expected to flock around the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall on the evening of December 31, joining the fanfare and celebrations, culminating in the spectacular fireworks.
Despite the best efforts of police and doormen, beggars will flock around guests as they leave their hotels.
Arsenal and Liverpool are both tracking the progress of Borussia Monchengladbach forward Sinan Kurt as clubs across Europe flock around another prodigious youngster to emerge from Germany.
As rural dean of Morpeth - while based in the nearby village of Mitford - the talented amateur photographer built up a huge collection of pictures of his flock around the turn of the 20th century.
She's no soppy pushover, but she is hugely loved - by the nation and by her offspring, a handsome and articulate bunch who flock around urging her to think about the future.
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill" profiles the parrots that flock around the San Francisco landmark and their closest human companion, Mark Bittner.
The hundreds of millions of users, which flock around Social Media content, present a large and fast growing business opportunity.
Most of my birds are now banty hybrids and use the coop for laying eggs and sleeping, the rest of the time they fly out of the penned area to flock around sheep/goat feeding stations, pester the dogs, and tease the cats (they seem to prefer the dog food I get over the non-medicated layer feed).
They carry around a 20-pound bag and feed the birds that flock around them.
He's got loads of friends, girls flock around him and he bears a close resemblance to royal heart-throb Prince George, so he can also make money as a lookalike.
And, as the RSPB said birds who flock around estuaries and coastlines were in particular danger, Welsh bird owners were urged to keep a close eye on their flocks.