how to pronounce throng


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throng is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of throng


  1. To crowd into a place, especially to fill it.
  2. To crowd or press, as persons; to oppress or annoy with a crowd of living beings.
  3. To congregate.


  1. A group of things; a host or swarm.
  2. A group of people crowded or gathered closely together.


  1. Busy; hurried.
  2. Filled with persons or objects; crowded.

throng frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word throng occurs in english on average 1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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