Crowded vs Serried - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between crowded and serried
is that crowded
is containing too many of something; teeming while serried
is crowded together in rows.
As a verb crowded
Containing too many of something; teeming.
* the world and his wife
crowded together in rows
*:Above the bush the trees stood in serried ranks.
*:They have, in the security of their sumptuous offices, behind stout mill gates and serried rows of bayonets and policemen's clubs, defied the State, city, and public.
*1996 , , Virago Press, paperback edition, page 45:
*:The Murris in their serried invisible ranks crowd around her.
*Used especially of ranks of troops.