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herd in Agriculture topic

herdherd2 verb  1 [transitive always + adverb/preposition]UNITE to bring people together in a large group, especially roughly The prisoners were herded together. I don’t want to be herded around with a lot of tourists.herd somebody into something The visitors were herded into two large halls.2 [transitive]TA to make animals move together in a group It was Tom’s duty to herd the cows.3 something is like herding cats→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
herdLater yet we are herded down to the basement, told to crouch and to cover our heads with our arms.They are herded here and there, and I don't think she can cope with so many children.Except in the case of the stallion deliberately herding his mares, this is not a question of dominance or bullying.Sometimes the Scouts took the initiative, and inextremis Sergeant Juron herded his squad hastily.The visitors were herded into two large halls, which were once the hotel ballroom and dining room.Observe people being herded like cattle through airports and theaters.Protesters were surrounded by police and herded on to school buses.Cowboys rounded up the steers and herded them north.William blushed a bit, so I turned his shoulders toward the staircase and herded us all in that direction.herded togetherThe panic-stricken fish bolt ahead of them until a whole shoal has been herded together and trapped between the birds and the shore.