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Another word for ruck

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Noun
  1. An enormous number of persons gathered together

      1. A large group of people gathered or crowded closely together; a multitude.
      2. A large group of things; a host.
      3. To crowd into; fill:
      1. A large number of insects or other small organisms, especially when in motion.
      2. A group of bees, social wasps, or ants, when migrating with a queen to establish a new colony.
      3. An aggregation of persons or animals, especially when in turmoil or moving in mass:
      1. To exert steady weight or force against:
      2. To move by applying pressure:
      3. To squeeze or clasp in fondness or concern:
      1. A very great number.
      2. The masses; the populace:
      1. A large and often disorderly crowd.
      2. The mass of common people; the populace.
      3. A criminal organization, especially the Mafia operating in the United States.
      1. A unified body of matter with no specific shape:
      2. A grouping of individual parts or elements that compose a unified body of unspecified size or quantity:
      3. A large but nonspecific amount or number:
      1. A large group or crowd; a swarm:
      2. A nomadic Mongol or Turkic tribe.
      3. A nomadic tribe or group.
      1. A group of animals that live, travel, or feed together.
      2. A group of people under the leadership of one person, especially the members of a church.
      3. A large crowd or number:
      1. To press between opposing bodies so as to break, compress, or injure:
      2. To break, pound, or grind (stone or ore, for example) into small fragments or powder.
      3. To put down with force; subdue:
      1. A large number of persons gathered together; a throng.
      2. The common people; the populace.
      3. A group of people united by a common characteristic, as age, interest, or vocation:
    See also:

    group

    big

  2. A very large number of things grouped together

      1. A large group of people gathered or crowded closely together; a multitude.
      2. A large group of things; a host.
      3. To crowd into; fill:
      1. A large number of insects or other small organisms, especially when in motion.
      2. A group of bees, social wasps, or ants, when migrating with a queen to establish a new colony.
      3. An aggregation of persons or animals, especially when in turmoil or moving in mass:
      1. A usually numerical record of a competitive event:
      2. The total number of points made by each competitor or side in a contest, either final or at a given stage:
      3. The number of points attributed to a competitor or team.
      1. A very great number.
      2. The masses; the populace:
      1. A large and often disorderly crowd.
      2. The mass of common people; the populace.
      3. A criminal organization, especially the Mafia operating in the United States.
      1. A unified body of matter with no specific shape:
      2. A grouping of individual parts or elements that compose a unified body of unspecified size or quantity:
      3. A large but nonspecific amount or number:
      1. The major unit of the Roman army consisting of 3,000 to 6,000 infantry troops and 100 to 200 cavalry troops.
      2. A large military unit trained for combat; an army.
      3. A large number; a multitude.
      1. One who receives or entertains guests in a social or official capacity.
      2. A person who manages an inn or hotel.
      3. One that furnishes facilities and resources for a function or event:
      1. A large group or crowd; a swarm:
      2. A nomadic Mongol or Turkic tribe.
      3. A nomadic tribe or group.
      1. A group of animals that live, travel, or feed together.
      2. A group of people under the leadership of one person, especially the members of a church.
      3. A large crowd or number:
      1. A large number of persons gathered together; a throng.
      2. The common people; the populace.
      3. A group of people united by a common characteristic, as age, interest, or vocation:
      1. A visible body of very fine water droplets or ice particles suspended in the atmosphere at altitudes ranging up to several miles above sea level.
      2. A mass of particles or droplets, as of dust, smoke, or steam, suspended in the atmosphere or existing in outer space.
      3. A large moving body of things in the air or on the ground; a swarm:
      1. A large body of people organized and trained for land warfare.
      2. The entire military land forces of a country.
      3. A tactical and administrative military unit consisting of a headquarters, two or more corps, and auxiliary forces.
    See also:

    group

    big

  3. A line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

      1. A small furrow, ridge, or crease on a normally smooth surface, caused by crumpling, folding, or shrinking.
      2. A line or crease in the skin, as from age.
      3. A different or unexpected development, action, or idea:
      1. To wrinkle or form into folds or creases.
      2. To make unkempt or untidy.
      3. To become wrinkled or creased.
      1. A fold; a wrinkle.
      2. To wrinkle or form wrinkles.
      1. To gather into small wrinkles or folds:
      2. To become gathered, contracted, and wrinkled.
      3. A wrinkle or wrinkled part, as in tightly stitched cloth.
      1. The act or process of folding.
      2. The state of being folded.
      3. A fold.
      1. A fold or ridge, as of skin, membrane, or shell.
      1. A fold in cloth made by doubling the material upon itself and then pressing or stitching it into place.
      2. To press or arrange in pleats:
      1. To bend over or double up so that one part lies on another part:
      2. To make compact by doubling or bending over parts:
      3. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      1. To crush together or press into wrinkles; rumple.
      2. To cause to collapse.
      3. To become wrinkled.
      1. To form wrinkles or ripples.
      2. To make a soft crackling sound; rustle.
      3. To cause to crinkle.
      1. To press or pinch into small regular folds or ridges:
      2. To bend or mold (leather) into shape.
      3. To cause (hair) to form tight curls or waves.
      1. A line made by pressing, folding, or wrinkling.
      2. In hockey, an area marked in front of the goal in which an offensive player can score a goal only if the puck reaches the area before the player does.
      3. In lacrosse, the circle marked around the goal into which offensive players cannot enter.
    See also:

    smooth

Verb
  1. To bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

      1. To join together, as by molding or twisting.
      2. To double over (cloth, for example).
      3. A layer, as of doubled-over cloth or of paperboard.
      1. A fold in cloth made by doubling the material upon itself and then pressing or stitching it into place.
      2. To press or arrange in pleats:
      1. To bend over or double up so that one part lies on another part:
      2. To make compact by doubling or bending over parts:
      3. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      1. Twice as much in size, strength, number, or amount:
      2. Composed of two like parts:
      3. Composed of two unlike parts; dual:
      1. A line made by pressing, folding, or wrinkling.
      2. In hockey, an area marked in front of the goal in which an offensive player can score a goal only if the puck reaches the area before the player does.
      3. In lacrosse, the circle marked around the goal into which offensive players cannot enter.