B b


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [buhnch]
    • /bʌntʃ/
    • /bʌntʃ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [buhnch]
    • /bʌntʃ/

Definitions of bunches word

  • noun plural bunches a hairstyle in which hair is tied into two sections on either side of the head at the back 3
  • noun bunches a connected group; cluster: a bunch of grapes. 1
  • noun bunches a group of things: a bunch of papers. 1
  • noun bunches Informal. a group of people: They're a fine bunch of students. 1
  • noun bunches a knob; lump; protuberance. 1
  • verb with object bunches to group together; make a bunch of. 1

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Origin of bunches

First appearance:

before 1275
One of the 13% oldest English words
1275-1325; Middle English bunche; of uncertain origin

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Parts of speech for Bunches


bunches popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 89% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

bunches usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for bunches

noun bunches

  • agglomerates — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of agglomerate.
  • arrays — Plural form of array.
  • assemblies — an assembling or coming together of a number of persons, usually for a particular purpose: The principal will speak to all the students at Friday's assembly.
  • batches — a quantity or number coming at one time or taken together: a batch of prisoners.
  • camarillas — Plural form of camarilla.

verb bunches

Antonyms for bunches

noun bunches

  • ones — being or amounting to a single unit or individual or entire thing, item, or object rather than two or more; a single: one woman; one nation; one piece of cake.

Top questions with bunches

  • what comes in bunches?

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