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Meaning of BUNCH

Pronunciation:  bunch

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  any collection in its entirety; "she bought the whole caboodle"
  2. [n]  a grouping of a number of similar things; "a bunch of trees"; "a cluster of admirers"
  3. [n]  an informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd"
  4. [v]  gather or cause to gather into a cluster; "She bunched her fingers into a fist"; "The students bunched up at the registration desk"
  5. [v]  form into a bunch; "The frightened children bunched together in the corner of the classroom"

BUNCH is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: bunch together, bunch up, bunch up, bundle, caboodle, clump, clump, cluster, cluster, clustering, crew, crowd, gang, lot
 See Also: accumulation, agglomerate, agglomeration, aggregation, assemblage, clump, cluster, collection, constellate, flock, form, gathering, knot, Northern Cross, Omega Centauri, Pleiades, swad, tuft, tussock



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Bunch\, n. [Akin to OSw. & Dan. bunke heap, Icel. bunki
    heap, pile, bunga tumor, protuberance; cf. W. pwng cluster.
    Cf. {Bunk}.]
    1. A protuberance; a hunch; a knob or lump; a hump.
             They will carry . . . their treasures upon the
             bunches of camels.                    --Isa. xxx. 6.
    2. A collection, cluster, or tuft, properly of things of the
       same kind, growing or fastened together; as, a bunch of
       grapes; a bunch of keys.
    3. (Mining) A small isolated mass of ore, as distinguished
       from a continuous vein. --Page.
  2. \Bunch\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bunched}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    To swell out into a bunch or protuberance; to be protuberant
    or round.
          Bunching out into a large round knob at one end.
  3. \Bunch\, v. t.
    To form into a bunch or bunches.
Easton Bible Dictionary

(1.) A bundle of twigs (Ex. 12:22). (2.) Bunch or cake of raisins (2 Sam. 16:1). (3.) The "bunch of a camel" (Isa. 30:6).

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