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).
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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
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 […]
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 […]
a multistemmed onion plant resembling the scallion that does not form a real bulb, used in Asian cookery.
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