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league

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of league

  1. 1 a group of persons formally joined together for some common interest a league of concerned parishioners who are seeking a greater voice in church affairs Synonyms of league board, brotherhood, chamber, club, college, congress, consortium, council, fellowship, fraternity, guild (also gild), institute, institution, association, order, organization, society, sodalityWords Related to league 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. 2 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection created to avert future wars, the League of Nations was a forerunner of the United Nations Synonyms of league alliance, axis, bloc, block, coalition, combination, combine, confederation, federation, confederacy, unionWords Related to league cabal, conspiracy, junto; cartel, syndicate, trust; faction, front, fusion, side, wing; association, group, organization; affiliation, cooperative, partnership; circuit, conference

  3. 3 one of the units into which a whole is divided on the basis of a common characteristic that falls into a different league of fiction—the popular novel Synonyms of league bracket, category, classification, division, family, genus, grade, group, kind, class, order, rank(s), rubric, set, species, tier, typeWords Related to league description, feather, ilk, kidney, like, manner, nature, sort; branch, section, speciality, specialty, subclass, subdivision, subgroup, subspecies, variety; breed, race; generation; heading, label, title


league

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of league

  1. 1 to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members the whole block leagued together to keep a liquor store from opening in their neighborhood Synonyms of league associate, band (together), club, coalesce, cohere, confederate, conjoin, cooperate, federate, ally, uniteWords Related to league cabal, collaborate, gang up, hang together, team (up); incorporate, organize, unionize; affiliate; amalgamate, combine, conglomerate, consolidate, converge, group, join, merge; knot, link, tie, wedNear Antonyms of league detach, disengage, dissolve, disunite, divorce, part, segregate, separate, sever, split, sunder; alienate, estrange, fall outAntonyms of league break up, disband

  2. 2 to participate or assist in a joint effort to accomplish an end some unlikely political bedfellows leagued together to get the bill passed Synonyms of league band (together), collaborate, concert, concur, conjoin, conspire, join, cooperate, team (up), uniteWords Related to league connive; affiliate, ally, associate, combine, confederate, hang together, interface



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