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English noun: congregation

1. congregation (group) a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church


Synonymsfaithful, fold


Broader (hypernym)social group


Narrower (hyponym)flock


Member meronymdenomination

2. congregation (group) an assemblage of people or animals or things collected together


SamplesA congregation of children pleaded for his autograph.
A great congregation of birds flew over.


Broader (hypernym)accumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

3. congregation (act) the act of congregating


Synonymscongregating


Broader (hypernym)assemblage, assembly, gathering









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