(noun, verb)


1. a grouping of a number of similar things

- a bunch of trees

Similar word(s): clump, cluster, clustering

Definition categories: group, agglomeration

2. an informal body of friends

Similar word(s): crew, crowd, gang

Definition categories: group, assemblage, gathering

3. any collection in its entirety

Similar word(s): caboodle, lot

Definition categories: group, accumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Sentences with bunch as a noun:

- a bunch of grapes;  a bunch of bananas;  a bunch of keys;  a bunch of yobs on a street corner

- He still hangs out with the same bunch.

- a bunch of trouble

- A bunch of them went down to the field.

- Two to four filler leaves are laid end to end and rolled into the two halves of the binder leaves, making up what is called the bunch.


1. form into a bunch

- The frightened children bunched together in the corner of the classroom

Definition categories: motion, clump, cluster, constellate, flock

2. gather or cause to gather into a cluster

- She bunched her fingers into a fist

Similar word(s): bundle, clump, cluster

Definition categories: contact, form