plural -s
: a full member of the acting company of the Comédie Française having a voice in the management and sharing in the profits compare pensionnaire

Word History


French, literally, member of a group or society, from société society (from Middle French societé) + -aire -ary

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“Sociétaire.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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