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  • She herded her little brothers out of the room and came back alone. Cited from Play the Game!, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  • There must always be rich and poor, when a great community are herded together. Cited from The Malefactor, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • So they herded us along this big road and then there was a little path into the forest.
  • Indeed, if we had been herded together a few more days, some disease must have broken out. Cited from Isabel Lady Burton, V2, by W. H. Wilkins
  • He herded always, while it was possible, with people younger than himself. Cited from The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb, Vol. 2: Elia, by Charles Lamb
  • Men and women were herded into a single cabin, no matter how many there were. Cited from Slave Narratives: Indiana, by Work Projects Administration
  • When they herded them she got away and was months making her way back to South Carolina. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • He rolled his eyes around the crowded room, where five hundred men were herded together. Cited from Three Times and Out, by Nellie L. McClung
  • The area was open range and cattle had to be herded day and night.
  • The pair are captured and with other residents herded into a sports stadium.
  • I herded the women behind the boat-house and ran back to the pier. Cited from Spread Eagle and Other Stories, Gouverneur Morris
  • They were returning, the guards, and herded between their lines three men. Cited from Key Out of Time, by Andre Alice Norton
  • The five hundred of the two thousand inhabitants who remained were herded to the upper end of the town near the station. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, May 1915, V. 2, No. 2
  • I have seen a whole family herded together in a loft ten feet by twelve. Cited from Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 3 of 4, by American Anti-Slavery Society
  • He finds that all the villagers have been herded into the church and shot.
  • So he brought his sheep there, and herded them as before. Cited from The Yellow Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • As they had been herded along the river, so now they were being pushed across the sky, towards the mountains. Cited from Star Hunter, by Andre Alice Norton
  • They had been herded into the cars for twelve hours. Cited from Golden Lads, by Arthur Gleason and Helen Hayes Gleason
  • They had thus herded themselves together, largely, if not entirely, on account of Woman and her institutions. Cited from The Wrong Woman, by Charles D. Stewart
  • At every turn of the road south we were herded and handled like cattle. Cited from From the Bottom Up, by Alexander Irvine
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Root form of herded is herd for the verb.

Meaning of herded

  • verb Cause to herd, drive, or crowd together
    We herded the children into a spare classroom
  • verb Move together, like a herd
  • verb Keep, move, or drive animals
    Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?