n.1.A company or collection of living creatures; - especially applied to sheep and birds, rarely to persons or (except in the plural) to cattle and other large animals; as, a flock of ravenous fowl.
The heathen . . . came to Nicanor by flocks.
- 2 Macc. xiv. 14.
2.A Christian church or congregation; considered in their relation to the pastor, or minister in charge.
As half amazed, half frighted all his flock.
- Tennyson.
v. i.1.To gather in companies or crowds.
[imp. & p. p. Flocked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Flocking.]
Friends daily flock.
- Dryden.
Flocking fowl
(Zool.) the greater scaup duck.
v. t.1.To flock to; to crowd.
Good fellows, trooping, flocked me so.
- Taylor (1609).
n.1.A lock of wool or hair.
2.Woolen or cotton refuse (sing. or pl.), old rags, etc., reduced to a degree of fineness by machinery, and used for stuffing unpholstered furniture.
3.Very fine, sifted, woolen refuse, especially that from shearing the nap of cloths, used as a coating for wall paper to give it a velvety or clothlike appearance; also, the dust of vegetable fiber used for a similar purpose.
Flock bed
a bed filled with flocks or locks of coarse wool, or pieces of cloth cut up fine.
Flock paper
paper coated with flock fixed with glue or size.
- Pope.
v. t.1.To coat with flock, as wall paper; to roughen the surface of (as glass) so as to give an appearance of being covered with fine flock.
Noun1.flock - a church congregation guided by a pastor
2.flock - a group of birds
3.Flockflock - (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
4.flock - an orderly crowd; "a troop of children"
Synonyms: troop
5.flock - a group of sheep or goats
Verb1.flock - move as a crowd or in a group; "Tourists flocked to the shrine where the statue was said to have shed tears"
2.flock - come together as in a cluster or flock; "The poets constellate in this town every summer"
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