HyperDic: social_group

English > 1 sense of the expression social group:
NOUNgroupsocial grouppeople sharing some social relation
English > social group: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningPeople sharing some social relation.
NarrowerJewryJews collectively
bodyA group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
congregation, fold, faithfulA group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church
forceA group of people having the power of effective action
fringeA social group holding marginal or extreme views
gathering, assemblageA group of persons together in one place
interest, interest group(usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims
kin, kin group, kinship group, kindred, clan, tribegroup of people related by blood or marriage
kithYour friends and acquaintances
minorityA group of people who differ racially or politically from a larger / larger group of which it is a part
moietyOne of two basic subdivisions of a tribe
movement, social movement, frontA group of people with a common ideology / ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals
nonalignment, nonalinementPeople (or countries) who are not aligned with other people (or countries) in a pact or treaty
organization, organisationA group of people who work together
organized crime, gangland, gangdomunderworld organizations
phylum(linguistics) a large group of languages that are historically related
platoonA group of persons who are engaged in a common activity
political system, form of governmentThe members of a social organization who are in power
revolving doorAn organization or institution with a high rate of turnover of personnel or membership
sectorA social group that forms part of the society or the economy
set, circle, band, lotAn unofficial association of people or groups
societyAn extended social group having a distinctive cultural / cultural and economic organization
subcultureA social group within a national culture that has distinctive patterns of behavior and beliefs
tribe, folkA social division of (usually preliterate) people
wingA group within a political party or legislature or other organization that holds distinct views or has a particular function
Broadergroup, groupingAny number of entities (members) considered as a unit
Spanishgrupo social
Catalangrup social

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