English noun: cluster
|1.||cluster (group) a grouping of a number of similar things|
|Samples||A bunch of trees.|
A cluster of admirers.
|Synonyms||bunch, clump, clustering|
|Narrower (hyponym)||knot, swad, tuft, tussock|
|Instance hyponym||Northern Cross, Omega Centauri, Pleiades|
English verb: cluster
|1.||cluster (motion) come together as in a cluster or flock|
|Samples||The poets constellate in this town every summer.|
|Examples||The crowds cluster in the streets|
|Synonyms||clump, constellate, flock|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||assemble, foregather, forgather, gather, meet|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bunch, bunch together, bunch up, huddle, huddle together|
|2.||cluster (contact) gather or cause to gather into a cluster|
|Samples||She bunched her fingers into a fist.|
|Synonyms||bunch, bunch up, bundle, clump|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP