Antisocial - (a.) Tending to interrupt or destroy social intercourse;
averse to society, or hostile to its existence; as, antisocial
Antisocialist - (n.) One opposed to the doctrines and practices of
socialists or socialism.
Associability - (n.) The quality of being associable, or capable of
Associable - (a.) Capable of being associated or joined.
Associable - (a.) Sociable; companionable.
Associable - (a.) Liable to be affected by sympathy with other parts; --
said of organs, nerves, muscles, etc.
Associableness - (n.) Associability.
Associated - (imp. & p. p.) of Associate
Associating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Associate
Associate - (v. t.) To join with one, as a friend, companion, partner, or
confederate; as, to associate others with us in business, or in an
Associate - (v. t.) To join or connect; to combine in acting; as,
particles of gold associated with other substances.
Associate - (v. t.) To connect or place together in thought.
Associate - (v. t.) To accompany; to keep company with.
Associate - (v. i.) To unite in company; to keep company, implying
intimacy; as, congenial minds are disposed to associate.
Associate - (v. i.) To unite in action, or to be affected by the action
of a different part of the body.
Associate - (a.) Closely connected or joined with some other, as in
interest, purpose, employment, or office; sharing responsibility or
authority; as, an associate judge.
Associate - (a.) Admitted to some, but not to all, rights and privileges;
as, an associate member.
Associate - (a.) Connected by habit or sympathy; as, associate motions,
such as occur sympathetically, in consequence of preceding motions.
Associate - (n.) A companion; one frequently in company with another,
implying intimacy or equality; a mate; a fellow.
Associate - (n.) A partner in interest, as in business; or a confederate
in a league.
Associate - (n.) One connected with an association or institution without
the full rights or privileges of a regular member; as, an associate of
the Royal Academy.
Associate - (n.) Anything closely or usually connected with another; an
Associated - (a.) Joined as a companion; brought into association;
Associateship - (n.) The state of an associate, as in Academy or an
Association - (n.) The act of associating, or state of being associated;
union; connection, whether of persons of things.
Association - (n.) Mental connection, or that which is mentally linked or
associated with a thing.
Association - (n.) Union of persons in a company or society for some
particular purpose; as, the American Association for the Advancement of
Science; a benevolent association. Specifically, as among the
Congregationalists, a society, consisting of a number of ministers,
generally the pastors of neighboring churches, united for promoting the
interests of religion and the harmony of the churches.
Associational - (a.) Of or pertaining to association, or to an
Associational - (a.) Pertaining to the theory held by the
Associationism - (n.) The doctrine or theory held by associationists.
Associationist - (n.) One who explains the higher functions and relations
of the soul by the association of ideas; e. g., Hartley, J. C. Mill.
Associative - (a.) Having the quality of associating; tending or leading
to association; as, the associative faculty.
Associator - (n.) An associate; a confederate or partner in any scheme.
Consociate - (n.) An associate; an accomplice.
Consociated - (imp. & p. p.) of Consociate
Consociating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Consociate
Consociate - (v. t.) To bring into alliance, confederacy, or
relationship; to bring together; to join; to unite.
Consociate - (v. t.) To unite in an ecclesiastical consociation.
Consociate - (v. i.) To be allied, confederated, or associated; to
Consociate - (v. i.) To form an ecclesiastical consociation.
Consociation - (n.) Intimate union; fellowship; alliance; companionship;
confederation; association; intimacy.
Consociation - (n.) A voluntary and permanent council or union of
neighboring Congregational churches, for mutual advice and cooperation
in ecclesiastical matters; a meeting of pastors and delegates from
churches thus united.
Consociational - (a.) Of or pertaining to a consociation.
Disassociated - (imp. & p. p.) of Disassociate
Disassociating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Disassociate
Disassociate - (v. t.) To disconnect from things associated; to disunite;
Dissociability - (n.) Want of sociability; unsociableness.
Dissociable - (a.) Not /ell associated or assorted; incongruous.
Dissociable - (a.) Having a tendency to dissolve social connections;
unsuitable to society; unsociable.
Dissocial - (v. t.) Unfriendly to society; contracted; selfish; as,
Dissocialize - (v. t.) To render unsocial.
Dissociated - (imp. & p. p.) of Dissociate
Dissociating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dissociate
Dissociate - (v. t.) To separate from fellowship or union; to disunite;
to disjoin; as, to dissociate the particles of a concrete substance.
Dissociation - (n.) The act of dissociating or disuniting; a state of
Dissociation - (n.) The process by which a compound body breaks up into
simpler constituents; -- said particularly of the action of heat on
gaseous or volatile substances; as, the dissociation of the sulphur
molecules; the dissociation of ammonium chloride into hydrochloric acid
Dissociative - (a.) Tending or leading to dissociation.
Insociability - (n.) The quality of being insociable; want of
Insociable - (a.) Incapable of being associated, joined, or connected.
Insociable - (a.) Not sociable or companionable; disinclined to social
intercourse or conversation; unsociable; taciturn.
Insociably - (adv.) Unsociably.
Insociate - (a.) Not associate; without a companion; single; solitary;
Intersocial - (a.) Pertaining to the mutual intercourse or relations of
persons in society; social.
Reassociate - (v. t. & i.) To associate again; to bring again into close
Sociability - (n.) The quality of being sociable; sociableness.
SSociable - (a.) Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or
SSociable - (a.) Inclined to, or adapted for, society; ready to unite
with others; fond of companions; social.
SSociable - (a.) Ready to converse; inclined to talk with others; not
taciturn or reserved.
SSociable - (a.) Affording opportunites for conversation; characterized
by much conversation; as, a sociable party.
SSociable - (a.) No longer hostile; friendly.
Sociable - (n.) A gathering of people for social purposes; an informal
party or reception; as, a church sociable.
Sociable - (n.) A carriage having two double seats facing each other, and
a box for the driver.
Sociableness - (n.) The quality of being sociable.
Sociably - (adv.) In a sociable manner.
Social - (a.) Of or pertaining to society; relating to men living in
society, or to the public as an aggregate body; as, social interest or
concerns; social pleasure; social benefits; social happiness; social
Social - (a.) Ready or disposed to mix in friendly converse;
companionable; sociable; as, a social person.
Social - (a.) Consisting in union or mutual intercourse.
Social - (a.) Naturally growing in groups or masses; -- said of many
individual plants of the same species.
Social - (a.) Living in communities consisting of males, females, and
neuters, as do ants and most bees.
Social - (a.) Forming compound groups or colonies by budding from basal
processes or stolons; as, the social ascidians.
Socialism - (n.) A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a
complete reconstruction of society, with a more just and equitable
distribution of property and labor. In popular usage, the term is often
employed to indicate any lawless, revolutionary social scheme. See
Communism, Fourierism, Saint-Simonianism, forms of socialism.
Socialist - (n.) One who advocates or practices the doctrines of
Socialist - (a.) Alt. of Socialistic
Socialistic - (a.) Pertaining to, or of the nature of, socialism.
Sociality - (n.) The quality of being social; socialness.
Socialize - (v. t.) To render social.
Socialize - (v. t.) To subject to, or regulate by, socialism.
Socially - (adv.) In a social manner; sociably.
Socialness - (n.) The quality or state of being social.
Sociate - (a.) Associated.
Sociate - (n.) An associate.
Sociate - (v. i.) To associate.
Societarian - (a.) Of or pertaining to society; social.
Societary - (a.) Societarian.
Societies - (pl. ) of Society
Society - (n.) The relationship of men to one another when associated in
any way; companionship; fellowship; company.
Society - (n.) Connection; participation; partnership.
Society - (n.) A number of persons associated for any temporary or
permanent object; an association for mutual or joint usefulness,
pleasure, or profit; a social union; a partnership; as, a missionary
Society - (n.) The persons, collectively considered, who live in any
region or at any period; any community of individuals who are united
together by a common bond of nearness or intercourse; those who
recognize each other as associates, friends, and acquaintances.
Society - (n.) Specifically, the more cultivated portion of any community
in its social relations and influences; those who mutually give receive