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  Definition of society
  1. an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization
  2. a formal association of people with similar interests; "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
  3. the fashionable elite
  4. the state of being with someone; "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the society of his friends"
Similar Words: club, guild, gild, lodge, order, high society, beau monde, smart set, bon ton, company, companionship, fellowship

 

Hyponyms: civilization, civilisation, culture, open society, tribal society, athenaeum, atheneum, bookclub, chapter, chess club, country club, fraternity, frat, glee club, golf club, hunt, hunt club, investors club, jockey club, racket club, rowing club, slate club, sorority, turnverein, yacht club, boat club, service club, freemasonry

 

Derivational Morphology: ordain, consecrate, ordinate, order, club

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 社會 and   Croatian: društvo  
Dutch: maatschappij   Finnish: yhteisö and yhteiskunta  
French: société   German: Gesellschaft  
Greek: σύλλογος and κοινωνία   Hungarian: társaság  
Icelandic: félag and samfélag   Italian: società  
Japanese: 社会   Korean: 사회  
Maltese: għaqda and soċjetà   Polish: społeczeństwo and stowarzyszenie  
Portuguese: sociedade   Russian: общество  
Slovene: družba   Spanish: sociedad  
Swedish: förening and samhälle   Telugu: సంఘం and సమాజం  
Vietnamese: xã hội  
 
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