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Synonyms of society in English:


  • 1 a danger to society
    the community, the (general) public, the people, the population;
    civilization, humankind, mankind, humanity
  • 2 an industrial society
    culture, community, civilization, nation, population
  • 3 Sir Paul will help you enter society
    high society, polite society, the upper classes, the elite, the smart set, the beautiful people, the beau monde, the haut monde
    informal the upper crust, the top drawer
  • 4 a local history society
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    sociology the study of the structure and functioning of human society
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