bunch together

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v bunch together form into a bunch "The frightened children bunched together in the corner of the classroom"
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Usage

In literature:

When their controllers, back at the volcano, couldn't see the ship in their screens, the missiles bunched together.
"The Cosmic Computer" by Henry Beam Piper
Sometimes we would pile down on the ground in great bunches, and curl up close together like hogs, in our efforts to keep warm.
"The Story of a Common Soldier of Army Life in the Civil War, 1861-1865" by Leander Stillwell
All are apt to be bunched together in the lumber market as Southern Hard Pine.
"Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
I've been worrying about poor Tad Warren's wife, bunch of us got together and made up a purse for her.
"The Trail of the Hawk" by Sinclair Lewis
Hobnobbing together for days, how was I to know they were a bunch of pirates?
"The Pagan Madonna" by Harold MacGrath
The plumes were tied carefully together in a bunch and suspended from the hook.
"The Boy Chums in the Forest" by Wilmer M. Ely
Bunching together gives 'em a better mark to hit.
"Uncle Sam's Boys in the Ranks" by H. Irving Hancock
Right at the back a group of boys were bunched together, laughing, talking, and whistling.
"'Lizbeth of the Dale" by Marian Keith
The boats were strung along at unequal distances apart, and we saw the four nearest ones bunching together.
"Tales of the Fish Patrol" by Jack London
Boil fennel and parsley, tied together in a bunch; chop it small, and stir it up with melted butter.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
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In poetry:

Bunched close together in a group,
Boys and girls sat reading there,
Struck varied poses as they read,
Drinking in the words like vital air.
"On Early Trains" by Boris Pasternak

In news:

There are bunch of pieces but how will they come together.
Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein still has "it," the magic to pull together a bunch of stars for a private bash.
The good dudes over at Videograss put together an edit from their winter spent on the road, and it features "hams and slams," meaning that there are some pretty banger makes and a bunch of hardcore diggers.
I was watching the sun set over the lake last week and noticed several ducks, bunched together on the water, watching the sun go down, too.
Each Tuesday night, I get together with a bunch of great friends and watch NCIS: Los Angeles.
A bunch of my boyfriend's friends have been commenting on how crazy it is that we're still going out, because he's always bailed on girls after dating them for as long as we've been together.
LIMA — In a tight pitcher 's dual, the Wapakoneta Redskins ACME team managed to bunch enough of its few hits together as they took a 3-1 win home from Lima Central Catholic High School on Tuesday.
You can rock one thin ring in or stack a bunch of thin rings together to create an accordion ring .
A video was posted on YouTube yes­ter­day with a bunch of Mr Rogers quotes AUTO-TUNED together with a song called "Gar­den of Your Mind".
It's an easier prospect to stitch up more leisurely bunches with visions of the casual parties and weekend get-togethers that can make such memorable summer days.
Our music is more than just a bunch of guys who got together to play and get together having a vibe.
That's more than the Brady Bunch ever put together.
It's a bunch of movie characters edited together, so they sing "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-A-Lot.
It seems like they just got a bunch of hot chicks together to do everyday things, like bowling.
After bar close, a bunch of Madisonians (most students at UW I would assume), got together to roll a giant snowball .
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In science:

Five consecutive counters along the beam direction were bunched together via light guides to form a module which was read out at both ends by photo-multipliers (see Figure 5.6).
Study of accelerator neutrino interactions in a liquid argon TPC
In this scenario ordinary fields at lower energies do not emerge from a single confined model of the GW type but from the zero modes of a whole bunch of such models, which should be glued together in a coherent way.
Why Renormalizable NonCommutative Quantum Field Theories?
Within these hypercubes wiring is required so that incoming signals are bunched together to undergo a circuit implementation of V , and are then dispatched appropriately, as shown in Fig. 9 (lef t).
Intrinsically universal n-dimensional quantum cellular automata
Left : Within the central square the incoming signals are bunched together so as to undergo a circuit which implements V , and are then dispatched towards the four corners.
Intrinsically universal n-dimensional quantum cellular automata
The output pulses from the second and the third part of the undulator are shown, together with the current profile of the electron bunch.
Scheme for femtosecond-resolution pump-probe experiments at XFELs with two-color ten GW-level X-ray pulses
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