What does the word herd mean?

Usage examples for herd

  1. The force of the collision had thrown Little Dimples headlong from her seat in the two wheeled cart, and there she lay, half- dazed with the herd of elephants thundering down upon her. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  2. He did not always go with the herd. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. The cow- herd answered, It is still standing out there eating. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers