Sentence examples for herd from high-quality English sources.

Use herd in a sentence.

  • And you'll develop – you'll develop herd – like a herd mentality.

  • Halloran sees herd immunity as "a continuous thing," which increases as more people get infected.

  • Early on in the pandemic, researchers estimated the herd immunity threshold for Covid-19 to be 60%.

  • Two days later the Health Secretary says that "herd immunity" is not part of the government's plan.

  • Hanage cautioned that even a community that may have reached herd immunity cannot afford to be complacent.

  • Rutte quickly clarified that herd immunity would be a side effect of the country's approach and not the focus.

  • Professor Woolhouse added that herd immunity would be more likely to happen if we were to experience “an uncontrolled epidemic”.

  • It is during that period that males leave their natal herd (herd of origin) to live either singly or in small herds with other males.

herd sentence examples

  • Visitors to the Cairngorm Reindeer Herd will see Britain's only herd of reindeer free ranging in the picturesque Cairngorm mountains in Scotland.

  • Herd immunity played a significant role” in controlling the virus, argued the preprint, entitled “Covid-19 herd immunity in the Brazilian Amazon”.

  • While government ministers sought to deny that a reliance upon herd immunity had been viewed as a possible tactic, Sir Patrick Vallance defended trying to “broaden the peak” in order to “build up some kind of herd immunity” – 10 critical days before the UK went into lockdown.

  • The study "puts another nail in the coffin of the dangerous concept of herd immunity," professor Jonathan Heeney, a virologist at the University of Cambridge, said, adding that deliberately trying to get infected in the name of herd immunity created the risk of severe health damage in the future.

herd


  • noun group

    - a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans


  • verb motion

    - cause to herd, drive, or crowd together

    Example: We herded the children into a spare classroom


  • noun group

    - a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra


  • verb motion

    - move together, like a herd


  • verb stative

    - keep, move, or drive animals

    Example: Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?


  • noun group

    - a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things


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  • 1 sentence examples for herd from Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for herd is crowd
  • • Relevant word or phrase for herd is ruck

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