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bevy

a group, an assembly, a collection

TRANSLATION

Schar, Schwarm (Vögel, auch Mädchen etc.), Rudel

STATISTICS

IN THE PRESS

"Shortt is a more attractive man, and was followed about by bevies of adoring women."

(Selected Letters of Rebecca West, edited by Bonnie Kime Scott)

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Bevy comes from Middle English bevey. It perhaps originally signified a drinking company, possibly deriving from Old French beivre, "to drink," from Latin bibere.

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