Hints and Things does not use any 1st Party cookies - more information .
Collective Mind/Guilded Monuments
by Ross Clark
A brief of lawyers, a last supper of jurors,
A busyness of teachers, a mosh of juveniles,
A band of censors, a drone of politicians,
A rubble of vandals, a tag of graffitists,
A paranoia of poets.
A cunning of stuntmen, a guild of jewellers,
A clutch of shop-lifters, a round-up of police,
A posse of rappers, a current of conductors,
A drove of chauffeurs, a shuffle of deros,
A conspiracy of poets.
A precision of pilots, a composting of gardeners,
A squall of meteorologists, a hive of gossips,
A library of bookmakers, a setting of chefs,
A groundswell of undertakers, a ruck of footballers,
A stanza of poets.
A paradigm of philosophers, an amalgam of dentists,
A pack of bush-walkers, a fringe of strippers,
A palette of painters, a swab of veterinarians,
A stink of fisherman, a register of shopkeepers,
A choiring of poets.
A theatre of nurses, a gallon of plumbers,
A fasting of jockeys, a chaos of teenagers,
A clef of musicians, a flock of models,
A collection of preachers, a suture of surgeons,
A kenning of poets.
A travail of tourists, a subsidy of farmers,
An arrangement of florists, a sweep of cleaners,
A discord of critics, an expression of actors,
A painstaking of forgers, a script of pharmacists,
A challenge of poets.
A heritage of antique-dealers, a denial of nuns,
An opinion of taxi-drivers, a bottom-line of accountants,
An atomic number of scientists, a nest of bird-breeders,
A dumpster of garbologists, a pride of hairdressers,
A respiration of poets.
A chapter of novelists, a flight of refugees,
A scale of dieticians, a gathering of pollsters,
A stand of protesters, a club of bouncers,
A grid of surveyors, a rank of officers,
A solace of poets.
Some more fictitious collectives.
Collective nouns for animals, birds etc.
Jennii Ramirez wrote saying -
Are you aware that there is a book which lists "nouns of multitude?" It's title is "An Exaltation of Larks."
Copyright © 2000-2019 Hints and Things
Hints and Things cannot be held responsible for any information given on this site nor do they necessarily agree with, or endorse, the views given by third parties.