Meaning of GROUP in English

GROUP

n. Function: noun

1 a usually comparatively small assemblage of individuals FF1C; people gathered in groups about the hall FF1E;

Synonyms: assembly, band, bevy, bunch, cluster, covey, crew, party; compare COMPANY 4 , GATHERING

Related Words: circle, clique, coterie, set

Contrasted Words: crowd, crush, horde, mob, press, rout, throng

2

Synonyms: GATHERING 2, aggregation, assemblage, assembly, collection, company, congeries, crowd, muster, ruck

3 an assemblage of things constituting a unit FF1C; a group of houses behind the church FF1E;

Synonyms: array, batch, battery, body, bunch, bundle, clot, clump, cluster, clutch, lot, parcel, passel, platoon, set, sort, suite

Related Words: assemblage, collection, mess, shooting match

4

Synonyms: SET 5, bunch, circle, crowd, lot, push

5

Synonyms: SYNDICATE , cartel, chain, combine, conglomerate, pool, trust

6

Synonyms: CLASS 1, category, grade, grouping, league, pigeonhole, tier

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.