Herdings is not a common word in English, thus there might not be a specific antonym for it. However, if we consider the meaning of the word as the act of gathering, we can suggest some antonyms for that. The opposite of gathering can be dispersing, scattering, spreading, separating or dissolving. While the word herding is often associated with animals, especially cattle, the antonyms for it could also be used in various contexts such as people or objects. For example, a teacher could herd a group of students, while an organizer could herd a group of participants. In any case, the antonyms for herding imply a sense of movement away from a central point, while herding suggests a movement towards it.
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- anterior, front, previous.