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powwow

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of powwow

  1. 1 a coming together of a number of persons for a specified purpose all the departments met for a brief powwow after lunch Synonyms of powwow assembly, congress, convention, convocation, council, gathering, get-together, huddle, meetingWords Related to powwow clinic, workshop; cabinet, caucus, conclave, synod; demonstration, rally; confab, conversation, dialogue (also dialog), discourse, discussion, palaver, talk; negotiation, parley, summit; conference, forum, round-robin, roundtable, seminar, symposium; audience, interview, session

  2. 2 a meeting featuring a group discussion the mayor's powwow with local business leaders to discuss downtown development Synonyms of powwow colloquy, conference, council, panel, panel discussion, parley, forum, round-robin, roundtable, seminar, symposiumWords Related to powwow colloquium; caucus, town meeting; assembly, conclave, congregation, congress, consistory, convention, convocation, synod; debate, deliberation; brainstorming; chat room, newsgroup

  3. 3 a social gathering our neighbors kept us up most of the night with a raucous powwow Synonyms of powwow affair, bash, binge, blast, blowout, do, event, fete (or fête), function, get-together, party, reception, shindigWords Related to powwow benefit, fund-raiser; ball, dance, formal, prom; celebration, gala, occasion; bacchanal, bacchanalia, orgy, saturnalia; bake, clambake, cocktail party, hen party, house party, housewarming, icebreaker, kaffeeklatsch, kegger (also keg party), klatch (also klatsch), masquerade, meet and greet, mixer, salon, shower, social, soiree (or soirée), stag, supper, symposium, tea, tea party


powwow

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of powwow

  1. to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem civic leaders powwowed for hours trying to resolve the issue Synonyms of powwow advise, confab, confabulate, consult, counsel, parley, confer, treatWords Related to powwow argue, bandy, bat (around), chew over, debate, deliberate, discuss, dispute, hash (over), kick around, moot, palaver, talk, talk over, ventilate; rehash; coach, guide, tutor; recommend, suggest; direct, refer (to)



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