50 Examples of Collective Nouns

50 Examples of Collective Nouns


Collective nouns are words for single things that are made up of more than one person, place, animal, thing, or idea. Words like Flock, Crowd and Staff are collective noun examples. There are lots of collective nouns.

1.a bale of cotton

2.a basket of fruit

3.a batch of bread

4.a battery of guns


5.a bevy of ladies

6.a bevy of ladies

7.a block of flats

8.a board of directors

9.a body of men

10.a body of men


11.a book of notes

12.a bouquet of flowers

13.a bowl of rice

14.a bunch of crocks

15.a bunch of crocks

16.a bunch of keys

17.a bundle of sticks

18.a caravan of gypsies

19.a caravan of gypsies

20.A catalogue of prices

21.a catalogue of prices

22.a chest of drawers

23.A chest of drawers

24.a chest of drawers

25.a choir of singers

26.a fleet of ships

27.a forest of trees

28.a gaggle of geese

29.a galaxy of stars

30.a gang of prisoners

31.a group of dancers

32.a group of islands

33.a hail of bullets

34.a hand of bananas

35.a harvest of wheat

36.a haul of fish

37.a heap of rubbish

38.a hedge of bushes

39.a herd of cattle

40.a hive of bees

41.a horde of savages

42.a horde of savages

43.a host of angels

44.a library of books

45.a line of kings

46.a mob of rioters

47.a nest of mice

48.a pack of thieves

49.a pack of wolves

50.a party of friends