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sorority

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noun, so·ror·i·ty \sə-ˈrȯr-ə-tē, -ˈrär-\

Simple Definition of sorority

  • : an organization of female students at a U.S. college

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sorority

plural sororities

  1. :  a club of women; specifically :  a women's student organization formed chiefly for social purposes and having a name consisting of Greek letters

Examples of sorority in a sentence

  1. She wanted to pledge a sorority.



Origin of sorority

Medieval Latin sororitas sisterhood, from Latin soror sister


First Known Use: 1900

Rhymes with sorority


SORORITY Defined for Kids

sorority

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noun so·ror·i·ty \sə-ˈrȯr-ə-tē\

Definition of sorority for Students

plural sororities

  1. :  a club of girls or women especially at a college





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