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community

Synonyms of community in English:

noun

  • 1 we can work together for the good of the community
  • 2 East Durham was very much a mining community
    British informalmanor
    North American informalhood, nabe, turf
  • 3 lesbians and gays are not one homogeneous community
    informalgang, bunch
  • 4 the monastic community at Canterbury
  • 5 they had a harmonious union based on a community of interests
    similarity, similar nature, likeness, sameness, comparability, correspondence, agreement, alignment, parallel, parallelism, closeness, affinity
    archaicsemblance
    [Antonyms] difference, incompatibility
  • 6 the community of goods
    joint ownership, common ownership, shared possession;
    joint liability, joint participation
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