Complete Works of Virginia Woolf: The Voyage Out
A few tall trees shaded it, and round bushes with wax-like flowers mobbed their heads together in a row.
The indecency of the whole place struck Mrs. Chailey forcibly.
1. to crowd into and fill a place;
2. if a crowd of birds or animals mob another bird or animal, they gather round it and attack it;
1. the offensive or shocking nature of something;
2. behaviour that is thought to be morally or sexually offensive.