teem with

teem with someone or something

to swarm with someone or something; to be abundant with someone or something. The porch was teeming with flies, so we couldn't eat there. The beach teemed with people enjoying the sunny weather.

teem with

v.
To be full of something; abound or swarm with something: The rotten log is teaming with insects. The airport is teaming with police.
References in classic literature ?
Therefore, I note here, though it may not be at all necessary, that there are hundreds of Will Cases (as they are called), far more remarkable than that fancied in this book; and that the stores of the Prerogative Office teem with instances of testators who have made, changed, contradicted, hidden, forgotten, left cancelled, and left uncancelled, each many more wills than were ever made by the elder Mr Harmon of Harmony Jail.
That body recommended certain measures to their constituents, and the event proved their wisdom; yet it is fresh in our memories how soon the press began to teem with pamphlets and weekly papers against those very measures.
The waters, the land, the air teem with it, and always it is being devoured by some other form of life.
Our woods teem with them both, and around every swamp may be seen the partridge or rabbit walk, beset with twiggy fences and horse-hair snares, which some cow-boy tends.
Astrobiologist Jack Farmer said: "On Earth, hydrothermal deposits teem with life.
The waters of the Sacramento Valley teem with sturgeon, salmon, bass, steelhead, crappie, bluegill, and more, to offer the dedicated angler a great variety of fish.
A credit card or sheet of paper might look smooth, but under a microscope, these surfaces teem with ridges, pits, and other irregularities.
They teem with oneiric imagery (disembodied eyes, horned women, hypertrophied flowers, snakes with the faces of owls, flying rams) and intricate patterns (spirals, curlicues, dots, scallops, and undulating striations).
Poirier's characters are believably eccentric, and his plots teem with the plausible weirdness of desert towns.
This is but one example of outrageous exploits that teem with Celtic love of life.
Where Indian groceries sit next to taco stands and classrooms teem with little bright-eyed faces whose ethnicities can be traced to every corner of the world.
Cities and towns on both sides of the border teem with more and more people.
Scientists say they're strikingly similar to those on Earth--which teem with fossils, preserved living remains.
We want the entire escarpment to teem with crosses," said Switon, who two years ago faced court investigations for alleged anti-Semitic activities.
The whole place seems to have a taboo about it: The nearest villagers refuse to enter into its dark corridors, which teem with wild baboons.