Definition of 'masse'
Example sentences containing '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)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)Yesterday the council cabinet resigned en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They suddenly turn up en masse and stand in the sea talking to each other. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The cabinet should then resign en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It comes amid growing evidence that we are turning to mobile banking en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hedge funds are going out of business en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But in recent years their numbers have been declining fast as they leave en masse to escape drought and pollution. The Sun (2009)It is thought to be the first time witnesses in a civil court action have applied en masse for anonymity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The glamour has arrived en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One of its highlights is a truffle festival, with foodies and renowned chefs descending en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Last week they descended en masse on Farnborough air show to meet industry bosses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A rushing en masse appears to leave one man lifeless. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I was stunned as a group of people moved en masse to the altar to kneel and pray. Christianity Today (2000)It is also clear that it would be inhuman, impractical and ruinous for the economy to require them to leave en masse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A million names have been removed from it, while others have been moved en masse across constituencies. Times, Sunday Times (2013)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)On 20 May the fifteen member drama advisory panel resigned en masse. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)England's players are celebrity superstars around the world and the paparazzi will descend en masse into Krakow. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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