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Collective Nouns

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  • An absence of waiters 
  • An agenda of tasks 
  • An army of caterpillars 
  • An army of frogs
  • An army / a troop of soldiers
  • An army of ants
  • A swarm of ants  
  • An assembly of toys 
  • An attitude of teenagers 
  • An autumn of leaves
  • An album of photographs
  • A basket of fruit  
  • A bale of turtles
  • A ballet of swans 
  • A band of gorillas
  • A band of men
  • A band of musician
  • A band of robbers  
  • A bank of circuits 
  • A bank of monitors 
  • A barren of mules 
  • A battery of tests 
  • A bed of clams 
  • A bed of oysters 
  • A bed of snakes 
  • A bevy of swans 
  • A bevy of girls
  • A bevy of ladies
  • A band of musicians  
  • A choir of singers
  • A bevy of beauties
  • A bill of particulars 
  • A blessing of unicorns 
  • A bloat of hippopotami 
  • A blur of bicyclists 
  • A bouquet of flowers
  • A body of men  
  • A brood of hens 
  • A bunch of grapes 
  • A burden of yolks
  • A bench of magistrates  
  • A cast / company of actors
  • A caravan of gypsies  
  • A cast of hawks
  • A chain of islands 
  • A class of pupils
  • A class of students
  • A click of (computer) 
  • A cloud of bats 
  • A brood of chickens
  • A cloud of grasshoppers 
  • A clutch of chicks
  • A clutch of eggs 
  • A clutter of cats
  • A collective of nouns 
  • A colony of ants 
  • A colony of beavers 
  • A colony of gulls 
  • A colony of penguins 
  • A colony of rabbits 
  • A company of parrots  
  • A congregation of people 
  • A congregation of worshipers
  • A constellation of stars 
  • A convocation of eagles 
  • A crash of rhinoceroses 
  • A creep of tortoises 
  • A crush of shoppers 
  • A culture of bacteria
  • A cloud of locusts
  • A crow of spectators
  • A crew of sailors  
  • A deck of sailors 
  • A descent of woodpeckers
  • A design of engineers 
  • A dray of squirrels
  • A drift of icebergs 
  • A dropping of pigeons 
  • A drove of cattle
  • A dynasty / line of kings
  • A field of racehorses 
  • A fistful of dollars 
  • A flag of Americans 
  • A flap of nuns 
  • A fleet of ships 
  • A flight of cormorants 
  • A flight of doves 
  • A flight of stairs
  • A flock of birds  
  • A board of directors 
  • A flight of swallows
  • A float of crocodiles
  • A bunch of crooks 
  • A flock of sheep 
  • A flock of tourists 
  • A flourish of blossoms 
  • A flood of plumbers 
  • A fold of chairs 
  • A fright of ghosts 
  • A gaggle of geese 
  • A galaxy of stars 
  • A gossip of relatives
  • A gang of thieves  
  • A greed of lawyers 
  • A grind of chores 
  • A hamper of helpers 
  • A herd of elephants
  • A herd of antelopes
  • A herd of horses 
  • A herd of pigs
  • A herd of buffaloes
  • A herd of cattle
  • A herd of deer
  • A herd of goats  
  • A hide of tigers 
  • A hill of beans 
  • A hive of bees
  • A hum of bees 
  • A  swarm of bees 
  • A swarm of flies
  • A swarm of insects
  • A plague of insects
  • A plague of locusts
  • A host of sparrows
  • A host of angels
  • A host of friends
  • A jam of tarts 
  • A kettle of hawks 
  • A kindle of kittens 
  • A knot of toads 
  • A leap of leopards 
  • A leash of foxes
  • A leash of hares 
  • A litter of pigs
  • A litter of cubs
  • A litter of kittens
  • A litter of puppies
  • A lump of toads
  • A line of rulers  
  • A mask of raccoons 
  • A meaning of dictionaries
  • A menagerie / zoo of wild animals  
  • A mob of kangaroo 
  • A murder of crows
  • A mustering of storks  
  • A nest of mice 
  • A nest of rabbits
  • A nest of ants  
  • A network of computers 
  • An orchestra of crickets 
  • An orchestra of musicians
  • An order of waiters 
  • A pack of wolves
  • A pack of liars
  • A pack of hounds  
  • A pad of (sheets of) paper 
  • A paddling of ducks 
  • A pride of lions
  • A pod of dolphins
  • A troop of lions
  • A party of friends
  • A patrol of policemen
  • A team of players
  • A quarrel of lawyers 
  • A rhyme of poets 
  • A rope of pearls 
  • A band of robbers 
  • A run of poultry 
  • A staff of teachers
  • A salt substrate of potato chips 
  • A school of fish 
  • A catch of fish
  • A shoal of fish
  • A shortage of dwarves 
  • A shrewdness of apes
  • A squad of soldiers 
  • An army of soldiers
  • A staff of employees 
  • A stand of flamingo 
  • A stand of trees 
  • A clump of trees
  • A swarm of bees 
  • A swarm of cockroaches 
  • A team of atheletes 
  • A team of ducks 
  • A team / stud of horses
  • A team of oxen
  • A troop of kangaroo 
  • A troop of monkeys
  • A troupe of dancers
  • A troupe of performers  
  • A train of followers
  • A train of camels
  • A tribe of natives
  • A school of whales
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  1. So many ……….

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