Huddled – meaning of the word and examples

Standing or sitting close together. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To come close together in a group, or to hold your arms and legs close to your body, especially because of cold or fear. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To gather or crowd together in a close mass. (Dictionary.com)

To arrange carelessly or hurriedly. (Merriam – Webster)

To crowd together. (Merriam – Webster)

To draw (oneself) together: Crouch. (Merriam – Webster)

Crowded or nestled closely together. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

Beyond the Huddled Masses: American Immigration and The Treaty of Versailles.

https://books.google.gr/books?id=M3EAAwAAQBAJ&pg=PP2&lpg=PP2&dq=huddled&source=bl&ots=qw9G1eGMmp&sig=fX5hA5cqwpB5mOwWxT58cDUUKm0&hl=el&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjV94215JXfAhVLzBoKHf4LA6c4ChDoATANegQIABAB#v=onepage&q=huddled&f=false

How America’s immigrants came to be “huddled masses yearning to breathe free”.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2014/11/21/how-americas-immigrants-came-to-be-huddled-masses-yearning-to-breathe-free/?utm_term=.bb1674e39b67

Pompeii dig finds intact skeletons of two women and three children huddled together.

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/10/25/pompeii-dig-finds-intact-skeletons-two-women-three-children/

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