What are the antonyms for THRONGING?

Synonyms for THRONGING

Usage Examples for THRONGING

  1. Oh, how that walk recalled to him the memories of other days, which came thronging about him as one by one familiar way- marks appeared, reminding him of his childhood, when he roamed over that mountain- side with those who were now scattered far and wide, some on the deep, blue sea, some at the distant west, and others far away across the dark river of death. - "'Lena Rivers" by Mary J. Holmes
  2. Despite the thronging masses of the Federals, despite the fact that his line was already broken, attack, and attack only, was in Jackson's mind, and the reserves and the opportunity arrived together. - "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War" by G. F. R. Henderson