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society
British English: /səˈsʌɪɪti/
American English: /səˈsaɪədi/

Translation of society in French:

noun

  • 2
    countable
    (individual social system)
    a civilized/closed/multi-cultural society
    une société civilisée/fermée/multiculturelle
  • 4 (upper classes)
    also: high society
    haute société (f)
    London society
    la haute société londonienne
    before n (artist, columnist, photographer, wedding)
    (hostess)
    des soirées mondaines
    society gossip
    les échos mondains
  • 5 (company) [formal] I like the society of young people
    j'apprécie la société des jeunes

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