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English verb: bunch up

1. bunch up (motion) form into a bunch


SamplesThe frightened children bunched together in the corner of the classroom.


Synonymsbunch, bunch together


Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)clump, cluster, constellate, flock

2. bunch up (contact) gather or cause to gather into a cluster


SamplesShe bunched her fingers into a fist.


Synonymsbunch, bundle, clump, cluster


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)form


Narrower (hyponym)agglomerate









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