from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Filled near or to capacity: a crowded bus.
  • adj. Filled with a crowd: a crowded plaza.
  • adj. Filled to such an extent as to be detrimental to the inhabitants: "By the mid-1800s children were being transported on 'orphan trains' from crowded eastern slums and institutions to the West” ( Mary-Lou Weisman).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing too many of something; teeming.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of crowd.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. overfilled or compacted or concentrated; filled to excess. Opposite of uncrowded.
  • adj. filled with a crowd.
  • adj. having an uncomfortable density of people; filled to excess with people; ; a crowded theater.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. overfilled or compacted or concentrated


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