Synonyms and Antonyms of fraternity
1 a group of persons formally joined together for some common interest a firm believer in community service and a dedicated member of the local fraternity of Good Samaritans Synonyms of fraternity board, brotherhood, chamber, club, college, congress, consortium, council, fellowship, association, guild (also gild), institute, institution, league, order, organization, society, sodalityWords Related to fraternity collective, commune, community, cooperative; alliance, bloc, camp, coalition, partnership; body, cadre, group; circle, clan, clique, coterie, junta, junto, klatch (also klatsch), lot, set; crew, outfit, party, squad, team; branch, chapter, local; faithful, fold, membership; sisterhood, sorority; cabal, camarilla, camorra, confederacy, conspiracy; band, gang, ring; cartel, combine, syndicate
2 the body of people in a profession or field of activity the fraternity of civil engineers Synonyms of fraternity brotherhood, community, fellowship, corps, sodality, vocationWords Related to fraternity calling, profession; association, club, federation, guild (also gild), organization, society
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