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1. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] a group of people living in a particular local area.

Synonyms

  • Aleut
  • house
  • parish
  • settlement
  • neighbourhood
  • village
  • convent
  • horde
  • Muslim Ummah
  • Islam Nation
  • Circassian
  • Umma
  • Ummah
  • neighborhood
  • crossroads
  • small town
  • gathering
  • Islamic Ummah
  • assemblage
  • speech community

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • inactivity
  • take
  • disenfranchise

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Community

  • impunity
  • immunity

How do you pronounce community?

Pronounce community as kəmˈjunɪti.

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How do you spell community? Is it comunity ?

A common misspelling of community is comunity

Example sentences of the word community


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some states may allow you to place community property in a separate trust.

Quotes containing the word community


1. I would hope to get together with the Latino community, if I could ever have them talk to me without screaming and threatening me. So I hope to get together with the community and try to explain what we do, so that's going to be one of my missions coming up.
- Joe Arpaio

2. A good mother remembers to serve fruit at breakfast, is always cheerful and never yells, manages not to project her own neuroses and inadequacies onto her children, is an active and beloved community volunteer. She remembers to make play dates, her children's clothes fit, she does art projects with them and enjoys all their games.
- Ayelet Waldman

3. We can learn the art of fierce compassion - redefining strength, deconstructing isolation and renewing a sense of community, practicing letting go of rigid us-vs.-them thinking - while cultivating power and clarity in response to difficult situations.
- Sharon Salzberg

2. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] common ownership.

Antonyms

  • dispute

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] a group of nations having common interests.

Synonyms

  • world organization
  • international organization
  • world organisation
  • international organisation

Antonyms

  • difference
  • speech act
  • dissension
  • difference of opinion

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] agreement as to goals.

Synonyms

  • community of interests
  • agreement

Antonyms

  • encounter
  • conflict
  • face-off

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences.

Synonyms

  • dominion
  • suburban area
  • rabbit warren
  • uptown
  • territory
  • district
  • territorial dominion
  • tenement district
  • suburb
  • suburbia
  • housing development
  • housing estate
  • exurbia
  • residential area
  • warren
  • residential district

Antonyms

  • showdown
  • dissent
  • nonconformity
  • confrontation

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. community

noun. ['kəˈmjuːnəti, kəˈmjuːnɪti'] (ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other.

Synonyms

  • grouping
  • biotic community
  • biome

Antonyms

  • fauna
  • flora
  • defense
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • communité (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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