- 1[intransitive, transitive] to move or make someone or something move in a particular direction + adv./prep. We all herded on to the bus. herd somebody/something + adv./prep. They were herded together into trucks and driven away.
- 2[transitive] herd something to make animals move together as a group a shepherd herding his flock
NAmE//hərd//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they herd
he / she / it herds
past simple herded
-ing form herding