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en masse

As one unit or group. At the end of the assembly, the students moved en masse toward the gym doors.
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en masse

In one group or body; all together. For example, The activists marched en masse to the capitol. This French term, with exactly the same meaning, was adopted into English about 1800.
See also: en, massé
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Earlier, PTI spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry had announced that PTI would take a decision of the en masse resignation from the parliament in its CEC meeting being held on January 23.
Recently,Trump disbanded two major business councils, whose members began to resign en masse over the president's response to the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
BEIRUT: The outgoing board of Sidon's Governmental Hospital handed over its responsibilities Friday, after resigning en masse earlier this month.
BAGHDAD - Displaced Iraqis, many from the Yazidi minority, who have been stranded in a jihadist-hemmed mountain for a week will die en masse if not rescued urgently, a Yazidi MP said Saturday.
the members made a decision to submit their resignations en masse to the head of the commission and await his approval," it added.
If they do come en masse, many will fly to the UK and, if so, Cardiff Airport, among several other regional airports within the UK, will be a reception centre for flights diverted from major airports close to large centres of population, so that the public services at the large centres of population will not become overwhelmed by sheer weight of numbers.
In fact, en masse resignations around the UK would force the Government to have a rethink.
President Lee should apologize to the people for the corruption and irregularities of this administration and replace the irresponsible and incompetent Cabinet en masse,'' Han, chairwoman of the Democratic United Party, told a press conference.
Mobilises en masse, les citoyens sentent maintenant que leur voix compte dans ce "tournant decisif".
It may sound rather grim, but en masse is promising a rollicking, riveting afternoon's entertainment.
23, it is just natural that the Cabinet will decide to resign en masse at the first Cabinet meeting that follows,'' Chief Cabinet Secretary Kaoru Yosano said in a morning news conference.
It involves the many callers to Jerry Klein's Washington radio show who demanded that tattooing marks on American Muslims' foreheads be a prelude to deporting them en masse.
All members are sworn in en masse by the speaker of the House when new Congresses are seated.
For example, in the event of a fire, a terrorist attack or an explosion, the doorman can advise residents individually, or en masse, by using an integrated announcement feature that can be directed to one apartment, several apartments or throughout the building.
RUGBY LEAGUE: Super League is set to be moved en masse to Cardiff's Millennium Stadium for a round of matches next season.