a connected group; cluster:
a bunch of grapes.
a group of things:
a bunch of papers.
Informal. a group of people:
They’re a fine bunch of students.
a knob; lump; protuberance.
to group together; make a bunch of.
to gather into a cluster; gather together.
(of fabric or clothing) to gather into folds (often followed by up).
Mary Gray Katharine Tynan
Practical English Composition: Book II. Edwin L. Miller
The Mutiny of the Elsinore Jack London
The Trail Book Mary Austin
History of the Kentucky Derby, 1875-1921 John Lawrence O’Connor
Small World William F. Nolan
The Yellow Claw Sax Rohmer
Shorty McCabe Sewell Ford
Motor Matt’s Hard Luck Stanley R. Matthews
Despair’s Last Journey David Christie Murray
a number of things growing, fastened, or grouped together: a bunch of grapes, a bunch of keys
a collection; group: a bunch of queries
(informal) a group or company: a bunch of boys
(archaic) a protuberance
(sometimes foll by up) to group or be grouped into a bunch
A group of people (1600s+)
A particular group or set, family, etc: I like my bunch, but yours is elitist (1902+)
Money, esp a large sum; bundle: He must have paid a bunch for that mink
buncher Historical Examples V. V.’s Eyes Henry Sydnor Harrison Bessie’s Fortune Mary J. Holmes Sketches of Successful New Hampshire Men Various V. V.’s Eyes Henry Sydnor Harrison The Chronicles of Newgate, v. 2/2 Arthur Griffiths Asparagus, its culture for home use and for market: F. M. Hexamer William Adolphus Turnpike William Banks
See under Klystron. a brand name for a vacuum tube containing an electron gun, a resonator that changes the velocity of the electron beam in accordance with a signal (buncher resonator) a drift tube in which the electron velocity does not change, another resonator that abstracts energy from the electron beam (catcher resonator) and an […]
a connected group; cluster: a bunch of grapes. a group of things: a bunch of papers. Informal. a group of people: They’re a fine bunch of students. a knob; lump; protuberance. to group together; make a bunch of. to gather into a cluster; gather together. (of fabric or clothing) to gather into folds (often followed […]
having bunches. bulging or protuberant. Historical Examples Home Life in Colonial Days Alice Morse Earle The Blind Spot Austin Hall Brood of the Dark Moon Charles Willard Diffin Kophetua the Thirteenth Julian Corbett The Curved Blades Carolyn Wells “Wee Tim’rous Beasties” Douglas English Mrs. Tree Laura E. Richards Happy Days for Boys and Girls Various […]