*: As half amazed, half frighted all his flock.
*: The heathen ... came to Nicanor by flocks.
: People flocked to the cinema to see the new film.
*: Friends daily flock.
*: Good fellows, trooping, flocked me so.
*: I prythee, Tom, beat Cuts saddle, put a few flocks in the point [pommel].
*: There was a neat hat-and-umbrella stand, and the strangers weary feet fell soft on a good, serviceable dark-red drugget, which matched in colour the flock-paper on the walls.
*: As a hen doth gather her brood under her wings.
*: Flocks of the airy brood, / (Cranes, geese or long-necked swans).
: In some species of birds, both the mother and father brood the eggs.
: Under the rock was a midshipman fish, brooding a mass of eggs.
: He sat brooding about the upcoming battle, fearing the outcome.
*: Brooding over all these matters, the mother felt like one who has evoked a spirit.
*: when with downcast eyes we muse and brood