Flock

usgb/flɑːk/Volume
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Not for SinglesPlay
Use 'flock' for groups, not individual birds or animals. SlideWe watched a flock of geese fly overhead.
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Specific AnimalsPlay
'Flock' is typically used for birds and some animals like sheep or goats. SlideA flock of sparrows landed in the garden.
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Natural SettingPlay
'Flock' suggests animals in a natural or rural setting, rather than a zoo or home. SlideShe keeps a flock of chickens on her farm.