Definition of 'en masse'
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Then they sold out of them en masse when the outlook became more uncertain. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When these are being triggered en masse, it applies downward pressure on prices and intensify selling. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You may have noticed it on the red carpet or at least wondered if the A-list had burnt their bras en masse before making their appearance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Which, yesterday, the visitors seemed to decide to do en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They unfurl into a very upright form that looks particularly good when planted en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They suddenly turn up en masse and stand in the sea talking to each other. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Hedge funds are going out of business en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is thought to be the first time witnesses in a civil court action have applied en masse for anonymity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It involves such grossly wasteful work as renewing kitchens and bathrooms en masse, irrespective of whether they require it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Not only does it free you from any guilt, it also stops the arrangements from being discussed en masse with the wider family circle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We've all moved, en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Anglican bishops and clergy took en masse to Twitter in an attempt to reach younger Britons. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'en masse'
British English: en masse ADVERB
If a group of people do something en masse, they do it all together and at the same time.
The people marched en masse.
Definition of en masse from the Collins English Dictionary
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