1. [ verb ] be teeming, be abuzz
Synonyms: swarm pullulate

"The garden was swarming with bees" "The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen" "her mind pullulated with worries"

Related terms: hum crawl abound_in swarm
2. [ verb ] move in large numbers
Synonyms: pour swarm stream pullulate

"people were pouring out of the theater" "beggars pullulated in the plaza"

Related terms: crowd spill_over stream
Similar spelling:   team