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1. society

noun. ['soʊˈsaɪɪti'] an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization.

Synonyms

  • open society
  • structure
  • civilization
  • stratum
  • civilisation
  • socio-economic class
  • social group
  • tribal society
  • class
  • social class
  • culture
  • social organisation
  • social structure
  • sector
  • social system

Antonyms

  • divide
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonmember

Etymology

  • societé (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • societas (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Society

  • impropriety
  • propriety
  • sobriety
  • notoriety
  • anxiety
  • variety
  • piety

Example sentences of the word society


1. Noun, singular or mass
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Quotes containing the word society


1. We have observed that, in society and the world in which we live, selfishness has increased more than love for others, and that men of good will must work, each with his own strengths and expertise, to ensure that love for others increases until it is equal and possibly exceeds love for oneself.
- Pope Francis

2. If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.
- John F. Kennedy

3. If you truly believe in the value of life, you care about all of the weakest and most vulnerable members of society.
- Joni Eareckson Tada

2. society

noun. ['soʊˈsaɪɪti'] a formal association of people with similar interests.

Synonyms

  • investors club
  • service club
  • club
  • racket club
  • boat club
  • lodge
  • country club
  • turnverein
  • athenaeum
  • hunt club
  • sorority
  • club member
  • atheneum
  • chess club
  • fraternity
  • social club
  • glee club
  • chapter
  • slate club
  • golf club
  • order
  • jockey club
  • association
  • yacht club
  • bookclub
  • frat
  • hunt
  • gild
  • rowing club

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • snarl
  • entangle
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • societé (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • societas (Latin)

3. society

noun. ['soʊˈsaɪɪti'] the fashionable elite.

Synonyms

  • smart set
  • elite
  • high society
  • bon ton
  • beau monde
  • elite group

Antonyms

  • instability
  • war
  • deregulate
  • disorganise

Etymology

  • societé (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • societas (Latin)

4. society

noun. ['soʊˈsaɪɪti'] the state of being with someone.

Synonyms

  • freemasonry
  • companionship
  • friendly relationship
  • friendship
  • fellowship

Antonyms

  • untidiness
  • disorderliness
  • divest
  • separation

Etymology

  • societé (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • societas (Latin)
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