band [MUS.] die Gruppe pl.: die Gruppen
band die Schar pl.: die Scharen
band die Truppe pl.
a group of persons, animals, or things; especially: a group of musicians organized for ensemble playing
a group of people who do something together or who share a particular feature or interest
a band of outlaws
a growing band of enthusiasts
It’s one of the dwindling band of independent car-makers.
countable noun [with singular or plural verb]
A band of people is a group of people who have joined together because they share an interest or belief.
Bands of government soldiers, rebels and just plain criminals have been roaming some neighborhoods.
...a small but growing band of Japanese companies taking their first steps into American publishing.
band noun (GROUP)
[ C, + sing/pl verb ] a group of people who share the same interests or beliefs, or who have joined together for a special purpose:
The former president still has a small band of supporters.
Beispiele für bands of animals:
The difference between a band of chimpanzees attacking with teeth and nails versus a predator drone firing hellfire missiles from beyond the horizon is very significant.
In Bristol Zoo, watch a band of gorillas right over your head!
A band of coyotes
A band of donkeys
A band of gorillas
A band of hares
A band of jays
A band of mongoose
A band of plovers
A band of salamanders