he pushed his way through the throng .
a crowd of people or animals, concourse, horde, mass, multitude, host, army
ازدحام، جمعیت، تجمع کردن
( Test )
Twenty-eight thousand fans, the biggest throng in Michigan racing history, showed up to see it, among them Charles and Marcela Howard.
Source: Seabiscuit: An American Legend
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