List 3 - Collective Nouns

 

 

PEOPLE

Noun Collective Noun   Noun Collective Noun
actors cast/company/troupe   performers troupe
angels host   players team
artistes troupe   policemen patrol/ posse
beauties bevy   prisoners gang
beautiful women galaxy   pupils class
climbers team   rascals pack
crooks bunch/ gang   rioters mob
customers trickle   robbers band/ gang
dancers group/ troupe   rulers line
directors board   sailors crew
employees staff   savages horde
entertainers troupe   servants staff
experts panel   sightseers gaggle
film stars galaxy   singers choir/group/troupe
friends party   soldiers army/ company/ regiment
girls bevy   spectators crowd
gypsies caravan   students class
journalists gaggle   supporters army
kings dynasty/ line   teachers staff
labourers gang      
magistrates bench   thieves gang/ pack
men body   tribe natives
musicians band/orchestra   troop scouts
people crowd   worshippers congregation

 

 

 

 

 

THINGS

Noun Collective Noun Noun Collective Noun
airplanes flight, squadron hair mass/tuft
applause round hay bundle/stack
apples crop hills range
arms stack houses row
arrows quiver/sheaf ice block
autographs album islands archipelago/ group
bananas bunch/cluster/ comb/ hand joy bundle
beads string keys bunch
bells peal lamb shoulder
blows shower letters packet
books library/set lies pack
bottles crate cars fleet
bread batch mountains chain/range
bullets hail mutton shoulder
bushes clump/ hedge names list
cakes batch notes book
cards deck/pack paper ream/sheaf
cars fleet/line pearls necklace/rope/ string
china set photographs album
cigarettes packet phrases glossary
cloth roll pictures collection
clothes outfit/ suit poems anthology
clubs set pork shoulder
coconuts cluster prices catalogue
coins collection rags/old clothes bundle
corn sheaf/stack/ harvest rain fall/shower
cotton bale rays pencil
curiosities collection relics collection
currency/notes wad rice bowl
diamonds cluster rooms suite
difficult words glossary rubbish heap
dirt layer ruins heap/mass
drawers chest sails suit
dust cloud ships fleet/flotilla
eggs clutch shoes pair
events chain/series smoke column
exercises book snow fall
fans (persons) cluster soil layer
film reel/roll stamps album/collection
firewood bundle stars cluster /constellation/ galaxy
flats block steps flight
flowers bouquet/ bunch/ garland sticks bundle
flowers posy/wreath stones heap
fruit basket/ crate taxis fleet
fruit trees orchard technical terms glossary
furniture suite thread reel
galaxies cluster timber stack
games compendium tobacco leaves handful
golf clubs set tools set
goods catalogue/stock trees clump/ forest/ grove
grain sheaf twins pair
grapes bunch/cluster wheat harvest/sheaf
grass tuft wood stack/ stock
guns battery wool bale