English adjective: social
|1.||social relating to human society and its members|
|2.||social living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups|
|Samples||A human being is a social animal.|
Mature social behavior.
|Similar||cultural, ethnic, ethnical, gregarious, interpersonal, multi-ethnic, multiethnic|
|See also||friendly, gregarious, sociable|
|3.||social relating to or belonging to or characteristic of high society|
|Samples||Made fun of her being so social and high-toned.|
A social gossip colum.
The society page.
|4.||social composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability|
|Samples||A purely social club.|
The church has a large social hall.
A social director.
|5.||social tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind|
|Samples||Ants are social insects.|
|Domain category||animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna|
|6.||social marked by friendly companionship with others|
|Samples||A social cup of coffee.|
English noun: social
|1.||social (group) a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity|