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Bevy

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Noun

1. bevy

a large gathering of people of a particular type

Example Sentences:
'he was surrounded by a bevy of beauties in bathing attire'
'a bevy of young beach boys swarmed around him'

2. bevy

a flock of birds (especially when gathered close together on the ground)

Example Sentences:
'we were visited at breakfast by a bevy of excited ducks'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Bevy

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nounWord forms: plural bevies
1. 
a flock of quails
2. 
a group, esp of girls
3. 
a group of roedeer

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Bevy

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nounWord forms: plural ˈbevies
1. 
a group, esp. of girls or women
2. 
a flock
now said chiefly of quail
3. 
any group or collection

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Bevy

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n. pl. bev·ies
1. A group of birds, especially quail.
2. A group or assemblage: a bevy of poets; a bevy of mistakes.

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