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English noun: Congress

1. Congress (group) the legislature of the United States government


SynonymsU.S. Congress, United States Congress, US Congress


Broader (hypernym)general assembly, law-makers, legislative assembly, legislative body, legislature


Member holonymHouse of Representatives, Senate, U.S. House, U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate, United States House of Representatives, United States Senate, US House, US House of Representatives, US Senate


Member meronymlegislative branch

2. congress (group) a meeting of elected or appointed representatives


Broader (hypernym)group meeting, meeting


Narrower (hyponym)Continental Congress

3. congress (group) a national legislative assembly


Broader (hypernym)general assembly, law-makers, legislative assembly, legislative body, legislature

4. congress (act) the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur


Synonymscarnal knowledge, coition, coitus, copulation, intercourse, relation, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual relation


Broader (hypernym)sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice


Narrower (hyponym)ass, criminal congress, defloration, fuck, fucking, hank panky, nookie, nooky, penetration, piece of ass, piece of tail, roll in the hay, screw, screwing, shag, shtup, unlawful carnal knowledge


Part holonyminsemination









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