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parties

noun
plural of party

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 a group of people acting together within a larger group
  • a small party got together to protest the new chairman's decision

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3 a group of people working together on a task
  • a search party

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4 a member of the human race
  • my grandfather's a determined old party, so don't underestimate him

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5 a usually small number of persons considered as a unit
  • for parties of more than six people the restaurant automatically adds a 15% service charge to the bill

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6 one who takes part in something
  • a party to the agreement

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parties

verb
present tense third-person singular of party

Synonyms & Antonyms of parties (Entry 2 of 2)

as in revels, carouses

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“Parties.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/parties. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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