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Synonyms of teeming

Verb


1. teem, pullulate, swarm, hum, buzz, seethe

usage: be teeming, be abuzz; "The garden was swarming with bees"; "The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen"; "her mind pullulated with worries"

2. pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulate, crowd, crowd together

usage: move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"

Adjective


1. teeming, abundant (vs. scarce)

usage: abundantly filled with especially living things; "the Third World's teeming millions"; "the teeming boulevard"

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