What does the word multitude mean?

Usage examples for multitude

  1. When this takes place amongst those who belong to the great multitude, it is by a kind of inspiration. – The Art of Literature by Arthur Schopenhauer
  2. She felt his strength, too, and saw how he moved the multitude. – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  3. To- morrow I shall have to speak to the whole assembled multitude. – Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen