- horde: see hoard
- horde (n.)
- 1550s, from West Turkic (compare Tatar urda "horde," Turkish ordu "camp, army"), to English via Polish, French, or Spanish. The initial -h- seems to have been acquired in Polish. Transferred sense of "uncivilized gang" is from 1610s. Related: Hordes.
- 1. Why should she feed this horde of hungry men?
- 她干吗要养活这群饿痨鬼 呢 ?
- 2. A horde of children ran over the office building.
- 3. He is the one righteous Englishman in a horde of tyrants.
- 4. Two women were quarrelling on the street, surrounded by horde of people.
- 有两个妇人在街上争吵, 被一大群人围住了.
- 5. And now they ride a long side to the Horde?
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