Associations to the word «Bunch»


BUNCH, noun. A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump, usually fastened together.
BUNCH, noun. (cycling) The peloton; the main group of riders formed during a race.
BUNCH, noun. An informal body of friends.
BUNCH, noun. (informal) A considerable amount.
BUNCH, noun. (informal) An unmentioned amount; a number.
BUNCH, noun. (forestry) A group of logs tied together for skidding.
BUNCH, noun. (geology) (mining) An unusual concentration of ore in a lode or a small, discontinuous occurrence or patch of ore in the wallrock.
BUNCH, noun. (textiles) The reserve yarn on the filling bobbin to allow continuous weaving between the time of indication from the midget feeler until a new bobbin is put in the shuttle.
BUNCH, noun. An unfinished cigar, before the wrapper leaf is added.
BUNCH, noun. A protuberance; a hunch; a knob or lump; a hump.
BUNCH, verb. (transitive) To gather into a bunch.
BUNCH, verb. (transitive) To gather fabric into folds.
BUNCH, verb. (intransitive) To form a bunch.
BUNCH, verb. (intransitive) To be gathered together in folds
BUNCH, verb. (intransitive) To protrude or swell
BUNCH OF FIVES, noun. (British) (slang) a fist
BUNCH OF FIVES, noun. (British) (slang) a punch (hit with a fist)
BUNCH UP, verb. To come or gather together.

Dictionary definition

BUNCH, noun. A grouping of a number of similar things; "a bunch of trees"; "a cluster of admirers".
BUNCH, noun. An informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd".
BUNCH, noun. Any collection in its entirety; "she bought the whole caboodle".
BUNCH, verb. Form into a bunch; "The frightened children bunched together in the corner of the classroom".
BUNCH, verb. Gather or cause to gather into a cluster; "She bunched her fingers into a fist".

Wise words

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