Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. congregation

noun. ['ˌkɑːŋgrəˈgeɪʃən'] a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church.

Synonyms

  • faithful
  • social group
  • denomination
  • flock

Antonyms

  • infidelity
  • inaccurate
  • alignment
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • congregatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Congregation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce congregation?

Pronounce congregation as ˌkɑŋgrəˈgeɪʃən.

US - How to pronounce congregation in American English

UK - How to pronounce congregation in British English

Sentences with congregation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Present the couple to the congregation as husband and wife.

Quotes about congregation


1. I have a hundred-year-old aunt who aspires to sainthood, and whose only wish has been to go into the convent, but no congregation, not even the Little Sisters of Charity, could tolerate her for more than a few weeks, so the family has had to look after her. Believe me, there is nothing so insufferable as a saint, I wouldn't sic one on my worst enemy.
- Isabel Allende, Mi país inventado: Un paseo nostálgico por Chile

2. congregation

noun. ['ˌkɑːŋgrəˈgeɪʃən'] an assemblage of people or animals or things collected together.

Synonyms

  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • collection

Antonyms

  • unfaithfulness
  • false
  • untrustworthy
  • inconstant

Etymology

  • congregatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

3. congregation

noun. ['ˌkɑːŋgrəˈgeɪʃən'] the act of congregating.

Synonyms

  • assemblage
  • congregating
  • assembly

Antonyms

  • uncross
  • unfold
  • stay
  • open

Etymology

  • congregatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)
Synonym.com