flock to

flock to (someone or something)

To visit or come to someone or something in large numbers. Kids always flock to Aunt Judy—she must have the magic touch. People have been flocking to our restaurant ever since we got that glowing review in the Sunday paper.
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flock to someone or something

Fig. [for people] to come to someone or something in great numbers. Many people flocked to the shopping mall for the post holiday discounts. The kids flocked to the movie theater on Saturday afternoon.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The fire from the distant part of the field had driven a single pigeon below the flock to which it belonged, and, frightened with the constant reports of the muskets, it was approaching the spot where the disputants stood, darting first from One side and then to the other, cutting the air with the swiftness of lightning, and making a noise with its wings not unlike the rushing of a bullet.
Sometimes when there was a great rain, and the stream came out of its banks, compelling him to urge his terrified flock to the uplands, he interceded for the people in the cities which he had been told lay in the plain beyond the two blue hills forming the gateway of his valley.
Artists and art lovers from around the world flock to the Miami area from Dec.
This keeps parts of the run unexposed to the elements and provides a place for your flock to venture outside, scratch in the dirt, and even take regular dust baths to help battle mites and lice.
In the Holy Scriptures, Jesus Christ bared such yearning himself when he said, Truly, I say to you, he who believes in me, the works that I do, he will do also; and greater works than these he will do Since religious leaders are basically parents to their flock, they, too must have the same yearning-for their flock to mature and do greater works.
When the birds on the leading edge committed, it only took seconds for the entire flock to follow.
It also explains Estimated Breed Values (EBVs) and how to use them to select the right ram for the flock to meet future objectives.
As shearling ewes enter the pure flock, lower indexed ewes are moved to the commercial flock to improve its profitability.
Though some gays collect on the thin, somewhat rocky beach just below the Boom, most flock to the world-class stunner just south of town between 11th and West streets.
(We are a little paranoid and also have a burro in the flock to act as a guard.) You also will not need a bunch of pens to separate everyone.
He called on all the Little Flock to participate in the Three-Self Patriotic Movement.
However, no study has yet been able to demonstrate a significant role of flies captured in the houses for transmitting infection from flock to flock (5).
Then budgies will flock to the hole from all around the Outback.